Definition of “stop press” - English Dictionary

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“stop press” in British English

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stop pressnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌstɒp ˈpres/ us /ˌstɑːp ˈpres/ UK

Stop press refers to a particular space on the front or back page of a newspaper that contains very recent news added to the newspaper after the printing process starts.

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