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Definition of Press

Press
Press Press, n. [F. presse. See 4th Press.] 1. An apparatus or machine by which any substance or body is pressed, squeezed, stamped, or shaped, or by which an impression of a body is taken; sometimes, the place or building containing a press or presses. Note: Presses are differently constructed for various purposes in the arts, their specific uses being commonly designated; as, a cotton press, a wine press, a cider press, a copying press, etc. See Drill press. 2. Specifically, a printing press. 3. The art or business of printing and publishing; hence, printed publications, taken collectively, more especially newspapers or the persons employed in writing for them; as, a free press is a blessing, a licentious press is a curse.
Press
Press Press, n. (Zo["o]l.) An East Indian insectivore (Tupaia ferruginea). It is arboreal in its habits, and has a bushy tail. The fur is soft, and varies from rusty red to maroon and to brownish black.
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Press Press, v. t. [Corrupt. fr. prest ready money advanced, a loan; hence, earnest money given soldiers on entering service. See Prest, n.] To force into service, particularly into naval service; to impress. To peaceful peasant to the wars is pressed. --Dryden.

Meaning of Press from wikipedia

- printing press Press may also refer to: Press (surname), family name of English and Eastern European origin Press (album), by MU330 "Press" (song), by...
- The ****ociated Press (AP) is an American not-for-profit news agency headquartered in New York City. Founded in 1846, it operates as a cooperative, unincorporated...
- A printing press is a mechanical device for applying pressure to an inked surface resting upon a print medium (such as paper or cloth), thereby transferring...
- The White House press secretary is a senior White House official whose primary responsibility is to act as spokesperson for the executive branch of the...
- Freedom of the press or freedom of the media is the principle that communication and expression through various media, including printed and electronic...
- Jaime Elizabeth Pressly (born July 30, 1977) is an American actress and model. For her role as Joy Turner on the NBC sitcom My Name Is Earl, Pressley...
- Press Your Luck is an American television game show created by Bill Carruthers and Jan McCormack. It premiered on CBS daytime on September 19, 1983, and...
- A French press, also known as a cafetière, cafetière à piston, caffettiera a stantuffo, press pot, coffee press, or coffee plunger, is a coffee brewing...
- Meet the Press is a w****ly American television news/interview program broadcast on NBC. It is the longest-running program in television history, though...
- Christen Annemarie Press (born December 29, 1988) is an American soccer player for Utah Royals FC of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL), the highest...
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