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press release

noun [C]
 
 
( also news release)
COMMUNICATIONS a public statement given by a company or organization to journalists to publish if they want to: issue a press release Knowing the right way to issue a press release is almost as important as the information in the release itself. In a press release yesterday, the company warmly welcomed the new proposals.
Translations of “press release”
in Chinese (Traditional) (向媒體發布的)新聞稿…
in Russian сообщение для печати…
in Turkish basın bildirisi/duyurusu/bülteni…
in Chinese (Simplified) (向媒体发布的)新闻稿…
in Polish oświadczenie prasowe…
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