newsbreak

newsbreak
noun
a short news announcement concerning some on-going news story
Syn: ↑news bulletin, ↑newsflash, ↑flash
Derivationally related forms: ↑flash (for: ↑flash)
Hypernyms: ↑bulletin

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\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
: a newsworthy event

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/noohz"brayk', nyoohz"-/, n.
1. a newsworthy event or incident.
2. Radio and Television. a station break that consists typically of two or three short news items.
[1950-55; NEWS + BREAK]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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