Definition of press release in English:

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press release


An official statement issued to newspapers giving information on a particular matter.
Example sentences
  • The two companies paid for the trial and issued a press release announcing the results.
  • Mr Jones said he had not seen the press release that had been issued by the firm's communications company.
  • Under the headline one will find a link to a press release issued by the US Green Party.

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Syllabification: press re·lease

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