Definition of “city desk” - English Dictionary

“city desk” in British English

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city desknoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈsɪt.i ˌdesk/ us /ˈsɪt̬.i ˌdesk/

UK the department of a newspaper that deals with financial and business news

US the department of a newspaper that deals with local news

(Definition of “city desk” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“city desk” in Business English

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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 business news

in the US, the department of a newspaper that deals with local news:

She became an assistant editor on the city desk and an editorial writer.

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