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"press baron" in British English

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press baronnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​person who ​owns several ​newspapers and sometimes ​controls what they ​publish
(Definition of press baron from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"press baron" in Business English

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press baronnoun [C]

uk   us  
COMMUNICATIONS a ​person who ​owns several ​newspapers, etc. and is very powerful: The ​term "​pressbaron" has now been largely ​replaced by "​mediabaron" reflecting the greater ​range of their sphere of ​influence.
(Definition of press baron from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “press baron”
in Chinese (Simplified) 报业巨头,报业大王…
in Chinese (Traditional) 報業钜子,報業大王…
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