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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: update /ˈʌpˌdeɪt/ 
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    a report or broadcast containing all the latest news or information

    Stay tuned to this station for news updates every hour on the hour.

    The president gets regular updates from the National Security Council.

    update on:

    We'll give you an update on the hostage situation.

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