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microblognoun [C]

uk   /ˈmaɪ.krəˌblɒɡ/  us   /ˈmaɪ.kroʊˌblɑːɡ/
a blog in the ​form of a ​shortmessage for anyone to ​read, ​sentespecially from a ​mobilephone: Microblogs, for ​example on ​Twitter, can be for anything from "what I'm doing now" to ​coverage of ​seriouspoliticalevents.
(Definition of microblog from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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microblognoun [C]

(also micro-blog) uk   us   /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌblɒɡ/
COMMUNICATIONS a blog in the ​form of ​shortmessages for anyone to read, ​sent especially from a ​mobilephone: Microblogs, for ​example on Twitter, can be for anything from "what I'm doing now" to ​coverage of serious ​politicalevents.

microblogverb [I]

(-gg-) (also micro-blog) uk   us   /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌblɒɡ/
COMMUNICATIONS to ​sendshortmessages for anyone to read, especially from a ​mobilephone : 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)
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