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An announcement of an event, performance, or other newsworthy item that is issued to the press.
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(Journalism & Publishing) an official announcement or account of a news item circulated to the press
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a statement or news story prepared and distributed to the press by a public relations firm, governmental agency, etc.
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|Noun||1.||press release - an announcement distributed to members of the press in order to supplement or replace an oral presentation|
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