City desk

/'sɪti desk/ noun
the department in a British newspaper which deals with business news

Dictionary of banking and finance. 2015.

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  • City desk — ˈCity desk noun FINANCE the City desk the department of a British newspaper that deals with financial news * * * city desk UK US noun [C, usually singular] COMMUNICATIONS ► in the UK, the department of a newspaper that deals with financial and… …   Financial and business terms

  • city desk — n 1.) BrE a department of a newspaper that deals with financial news 2.) AmE a department of a newspaper that deals with local news …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • city desk — city ,desk noun count 1. ) AMERICAN the department of a newspaper that deals with local news 2. ) BRITISH the department of a newspaper that deals with financial news …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • city desk — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms city desk : singular city desk plural city desks 1) British the department of a newspaper that deals with financial news 2) American the department of a newspaper that deals with local news …   English dictionary

  • city desk — 1. a newspaper department responsible for editing local news. 2. Also, City desk. Brit. the department of a newspaper handling financial news. [1900 05, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • city desk — /sɪti ˈdɛsk/ (say sitee desk) noun 1. British the section of a newspaper handling financial news. 2. US the section of a newspaper handling local news …   Australian English dictionary

  • city desk — noun the editorial department of a newspaper that edits the local news • Syn: ↑city room • Hypernyms: ↑editorial department …   Useful english dictionary

  • city desk — n. newspaper department that handles and deals with local news …   English contemporary dictionary

  • city desk — noun Brit. the department of a newspaper dealing with business news. ↘N. Amer. the department of a newspaper dealing with local news …   English new terms dictionary

  • city desk — noun (C) AmE a department of a newspaper that deals with local news …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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