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press baronnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpres ˌbær.ən/ us   /ˈpres ˌbær.ən/
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 "press baron" has now been largely replaced by "media baron" 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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