Definition of clipping noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈklɪpɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈklɪpɪŋ//
    The press
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  1. 1[usually plural] a piece cut off something hedge/nail clippings
  2. 2(especially North American English) (also press clipping British English, North American English) (British English also cutting, press cutting) an article or a story that you cut from a newspaper or magazine and keep She had kept all the press clippings about the murder. a clipping from the ‘Los Angeles Times’ See related entries: The press
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: clipping