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pressbook

Syllabification: press·book
Pronunciation: /ˈpresbo͝ok
 
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Definition of pressbook in English:

noun

1A book of press cuttings.
2A booklet or leaflet put together by a movie producer to publicize a new motion picture.
Example sentences
  • A modern form of colophon is the production note at the end of private press books.
  • For each release, the distributing studio created a "pressbook" containing materials for the marketing campaign.
  • The pressbook prepared for the film was a remarkably candid reflection of the studio's uncertainty about what to do with the picture.

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