above-the-fold

above-the-fold

/əbˌʌvðəfˈoʊld/
adjective
located in a place where it can be seen first, in a newspaper or on a website

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advertorial

advertorial

/ˌædvɝˈtɔɹiəɫ/
noun
a piece of advertisement in a newspaper or magazine, designed to seem like an objective article and not an advertisement

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back issue

back issue

/bˈæk ˈɪʃuː/
noun
an earlier copy of a magazine or a newspaper

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banner headline

banner headline

/bˈænɚ hˈɛdlaɪn/
noun
‌a newspaper headline written in large letters, located across the top of the first page

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below-the-fold

below-the-fold

/bɪlˌoʊðəfˈoʊld/
adjective
located in the middle or bottom of a newspaper or a webpage, where it cannot be seen first

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broadsheet

broadsheet

/bɹˈɔːdʃiːt/
noun
a newspaper that is published on a large piece of paper regarded as more serious

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byline

byline

/ˈbaɪˌɫaɪn/
noun
a line that gives the writer's name, usually at the beginning or end of a column

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cartoon

cartoon

/kɑɹˈtun/
noun
a humorous drawing on the topics that are covered in the news, usually published in a newspaper or magazine

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celebrity

celebrity

/səˈɫɛbɹɪti/
noun
someone who is known by a lot of people, especially in entertainment business

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center spread

center spread

/sˈɛntɚ spɹˈɛd/
noun
the middle pages of a magazine or newspaper that face each other

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circulation

circulation

/ˈsɝkjəˌɫeɪʃən/
noun
the number of copies of a newspaper or magazine sold at regular intervals

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classified advertisement

classified advertisement

/klˈæsɪfˌaɪd ˌædvɚtˈaɪzmənt/
noun
a type of short advertizement in a newspaper, put along other ads of the same subject

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clipping

clipping

/ˈkɫɪpɪŋ/
noun
a story or article cut from a newspaper or magazine to be kept

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column inch

column inch

/kˈɑːlʌm ˈɪntʃ/
noun
a unit of measurement for advertising space

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cutting

cutting

/ˈkətɪŋ/
noun
a story or article cut from a newspaper or magazine to be kept

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daily

daily

/ˈdeɪɫi/
noun
a type of newspaper that is published everyday except Sunday

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edition

edition

/əˈdɪʃən/, /ɪˈdɪʃən/
noun
a particular issue of a newspaper

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endorsement

endorsement

/ɛnˈdɔɹsmənt/
noun
a statement, especially by someone famous, as a form of advertisement claiming they are approved of a product

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evening paper

evening paper

/ˈiːvnɪŋ pˈeɪpɚ/
noun
a type of newspaper that is published after midday

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front page

front page

/fɹˈʌnt pˈeɪdʒ/
noun
the first and main page of a newspaper in which important news pieces are printed

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front-page

front-page

/fɹˈʌntpˈeɪdʒ/
adjective
‌appearing on the front page of a newspaper, where the most important news is printed

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gazette

gazette

/ɡəˈzɛt/
noun
an official journal or newspaper that contains serious information about decision making and policies, published by an organization

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headline

headline

/ˈhɛdˌɫaɪn/
noun
the large words in the upper part of a page of a newspaper, article, etc.

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journal

journal

/ˈdʒɝnəɫ/
noun
a magazine or newspaper that gives information about a specific topic

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magazine

magazine

/ˈmæɡəˌzin/
noun
a periodic publication or a large thin book with a paper cover that contains news stories, articles, photographs, etc., usually on a particular topic, sold weekly or monthly

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masthead

masthead

/ˈmæstˌhɛd/
noun
the title of a magazine or newspaper at the top of the first page or website in a unique design

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mouthpiece

mouthpiece

/ˈmaʊθˌpis/
noun
a person, newspaper, or organization that represents the views of another person, a government, etc.

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newspaper

newspaper

/ˈnuzˌpeɪpɝ/
noun
a printed publication or a set of large folded sheets of printed paper that contain news, articles, ads, etc., usually issued daily or weekly

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newssheet

newssheet

/nˈuːzʃiːt/
noun
a small and simple form of newspaper with only few pages

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notice

notice

/ˈnoʊtəs/, /ˈnoʊtɪs/
noun
a brief advertisement or announcement that is published in a newspaper, magazine, etc.

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obituary

obituary

/oʊˈbɪtʃuˌɛɹi/
noun
an article or report, especially in a newspaper, published soon after the death of a person, typically containing details about their life

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offprint

offprint

/ˈɔfpɹɪnt/
noun
an article that has been separately printed, published in the first place as a piece in a magazine or newspaper

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op-ed

op-ed

/ˈɑːpˈɛd/
noun
a section in the newspaper that contains personal opinions about the news and feature articles, opposite the editorial page

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open letter

open letter

/ˈoʊpən lˈɛɾɚ/
noun
a letter of protest published to be read by everyone, but addressed to a particular individual or group

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organ

organ

/ˈɔɹɡən/
noun
a newspaper, periodical, or magazine published by a particular group or organization to promote their views

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press

press

/ˈpɹɛs/
noun
newspapers, journalists, and magazines as a whole

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press cutting

press cutting

/pɹˈɛs kˈʌɾɪŋ/
noun
a story or article cut from a newspaper or magazine to be kept

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pull-out

pull-out

/pˈʊlˈaʊt/
noun
a part of a magazine, newspaper, etc. that can be taken out easily and kept separately

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rag

rag

/ˈɹæɡ/
noun
a newspaper of low quality

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scandal sheet

scandal sheet

/skˈændəl ʃˈiːt/
noun
a newspaper or magazine that mostly contains stories about the bad behavior and private lives of the celebrities

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supplement

supplement

/ˈsəpɫəmənt/, /ˌsəpɫəˈmɛnt/
noun
a separate section, usually in the form of a colored magazine, sold with a newspaper

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tabloid

tabloid

/ˈtæbɫɔɪd/
noun
a newspaper with smaller pages and many pictures, covering stories about famous people and not much serious news

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want ad

want ad

/wˈɑːnt ˈæd/
noun
a small advertisement published in a newspaper or website, expressing requirements of a person or company

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weekly

weekly

/ˈwikɫi/
noun
a newspaper or periodical that is published once a week

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