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news conference

news conference

n
(Journalism & Publishing) another name for press conference

news′ con`ference


n.
a press conference, esp. one held by a government official.
[1965–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.news conference - a conference at which press and tv reporters ask questions of a politician or other celebritynews conference - a conference at which press and tv reporters ask questions of a politician or other celebrity
group discussion, conference - a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
backgrounder - a press conference or interview in which a government official explains to reporters the background of an action or policy; "the secretary gave us a backgrounder on public health issues"
Translations
novinarska konferenca

news conference

n (Am) → conferenza f stampa inv
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