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noun 
  1. A device used to apply pressure to an item.
...a flower .
  1. A collective term for the print based media (both the people and the newspapers)
This article appeared in the .
...according to a member of the ...
  1. An enclosed storage space (eg closet, cupboard).
Put the cups in the .
  1. General term for a printing machine.
Stop the presses!
  1. (weightlifting) An exercise in which weight is forced away from the body by extension of the arms or legs.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: pers /
  • German: Druckerpresse(de)f
  • Spanish: prensa(es, pres}}, {{t-, es)f
  • Italian: stampa(it)f
verb (press, es)
  1. To apply pressure to an item.
Press any key
  1. (with "gone"): To indicate that a story is being printed.
That story has gone to . (rfv, In the sentence "That story has gone to press", is not "press" a noun? --User:Daniel Polansky, Daniel Polansky 09:09, 11 November 2007 (UTC))
Translations: 
  • Dutch: drukken(nl)
  • French: presser(fr)
  • German: drí¼cken(de)
  • Italian: premere(it)
  • Spanish: es(es, prensar, {{t-)presionar

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