an organization formed for the purpose of gathering news for transmittal to its members.Compare news agency.
an association of publishers in a particular area.
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Origin of press association
An Americanism dating back to 1875–80
Words nearby press association
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A press-association man, back on Luna, uttered the first profanity ever to travel faster than light.Operation: Outer Space|William Fitzgerald Jenkins