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Meaning of “op-ed” in the English Dictionary

"op-ed" in British English

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op-edadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌɒpˈed/  us   /ˌɑːp-/ US
used to ​describe a ​piece of writing which ​expresses a ​personalopinion and is usually ​printed in a ​newspaperopposite the ​page on which the editorial is ​printed: an op-ed ​article/​column/​page
op-ed
noun [C] uk   us  
His ​rebuttalappeared in yesterday's op-ed.
(Definition of op-ed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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op-ednoun [U]

 us   /ˈɑpˌed/
a ​page or ​section of a ​newspaper with ​signedarticlesexpressingpersonalopinions, usually ​opposite the ​page of ​editorials (= ​statements of the newspaper’s ​opinions)
(Definition of op-ed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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