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pressroom

[ pres-room, -room ]
/ ˈprɛsˌrum, -ˌrʊm /
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noun

the room in a printing or newspaper publishing establishment where the printing presses are installed.

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Origin of pressroom

First recorded in 1675–85; press1 + room
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pressroom
/ (ˈprɛsˌruːm, -ˌrʊm) /

noun

the room in a printing establishment that houses the printing presses
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