Meaning of “microblog” in the English Dictionary

"microblog" in British English

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microblognoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmaɪ.krəˌblɒɡ/ us /ˈmaɪ.kroʊˌblɑːɡ/

a blog in the form of a short message for anyone to read, sent especially from a mobile phone:

Microblogs, for example on Twitter, can be for anything from "what I'm doing now" to coverage of serious political events.

(Definition of “microblog” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"microblog" in Business English

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microblognoun [ C ]

also micro-blog uk /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌblɒɡ/ us

COMMUNICATIONS a blog in the form of short messages for anyone to read, sent especially from a mobile phone:

Microblogs, for example on Twitter, can be for anything from "what I'm doing now" to coverage of serious political events.

microblogverb [ I ]

-gg- also micro-blog uk /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌblɒɡ/ us

COMMUNICATIONS to send short messages for anyone to read, especially from a mobile phone :

It really isn't a good idea to microblog while you're driving!

(Definition of “microblog” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)