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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An informal news briefing for reporters by an official often speaking off the record.

Usage examples (28)
  • The secretary gave us a backgrounder on public health issues
  • Look at what they're already doing to John Kerry in this backgrounder from the New York Times.
  • Kieth provides all you need to know as a backgrounder ...! youtube. com / watch?
  • Featured in the backgrounder is a new essay from Michael Moynihan, Director of NDN's Green Project. for more
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