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press baron

noun [C]
 
 
COMMUNICATIONS a person who owns several newspapers, etc. and is very powerful: The term "press baron" has now been largely replaced by "media baron" reflecting the greater range of their sphere of influence.
Translations of “press baron”
in Chinese (Traditional) 報業钜子,報業大王…
in Chinese (Simplified) 报业巨头,报业大王…
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