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editorial

noun [C] uk   /ˌed.ɪˈtɔː.ri.əl/ us    /-əˈtɔːr.i-/ (UK also leader, leading article)
an article in a newspaper that expresses the editor's opinion on a subject of particular interest at the present time: All the papers deal with the same subject in their editorials.

editorial

adjective uk   /ˌed.ɪˈtɔː.ri.əl/ us    /-əˈtɔːr.i-/
relating to editors or editing, or to the editor of a newspaper or magazine: editorial staff Editorial decisions are generally made by senior editors. It's plain reporting of the facts - there's not much editorial content (= opinion).
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