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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Newspaper  \News"pa`per\,  n. 
  A  sheet  of  paper  printed  and  distributed,  at  stated 
  intervals,  for  conveying  intelligence  of  passing  events, 
  advocating  opinions,  etc.;  a  public  print  that  circulates 
  news  advertisements,  proceedings  of  legislative  bodies, 
  public  announcements,  etc 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  newspaper 
  n  1:  a  daily  or  weekly  publication  on  folded  sheets;  contains 
  news  and  articles  and  advertisements;  "he  read  his 
  newspaper  at  breakfast"  [syn:  {paper}] 
  2:  a  business  firm  that  publishes  newspapers;  "Murdoch  owns 
  many  newspapers"  [syn:  {paper},  {newspaper  publisher}] 
  3:  a  newspaper  as  a  physical  object:  "when  it  began  to  rain  he 
  covered  his  head  with  a  newspaper"  [syn:  {paper}] 
  4:  cheap  paper  made  from  wood  pulp  and  used  for  printing 
  newspapers;  "they  used  bales  of  newspaper  every  day"  [syn: 
  {newsprint}] 




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