Etymology
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newsroom (n.)

1817, "a reading room, a room where newspapers and sometimes magazines are kept for reading," from news (n.) + room (n.). By 1925 as "office in a newspaper where the news is produced."

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Definitions of newsroom

newsroom (n.)
the staff of a newspaper or the news department of a periodical;
every newspaper editor is criticized by the newsroom
newsroom (n.)
an office in which news is processed by a newspaper or news agency or television or radio station;
newsroom (n.)
a reading room (in a library or club) where newspapers and other periodicals can be read;
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