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"city desk" in British English

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city desknoun [C usually singular]

uk   us  
UK the ​department of a ​newspaper that ​deals with ​financial and ​businessnews US the ​department of a ​newspaper that ​deals with ​localnews
(Definition of city desk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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city desknoun [C, usually singular]

uk   us   COMMUNICATIONS
in the UK, the ​department of a ​newspaper that ​deals with ​financial and ​businessnews
in the US, the ​department of a ​newspaper that ​deals with ​localnews: She became an ​assistanteditor on the city ​desk and an editorial ​writer.
(Definition of city desk from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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