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English definition of “microblog”

microblog

noun [C] (also micro-blog)     /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌblɒɡ/
COMMUNICATIONS a blog in the form of short messages for anyone to read, sent especially from a mobile phone: Microblogs, for example on Twitter, can be for anything from "what I'm doing now" to coverage of serious political events.
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