Media Studies

  • noun something that is printed in advance, especially before being published in full
  • noun a piece of writing, especially a contribution to an academic journal, that is printed and often distributed in a preliminary form before its official publication
  • verb to print something in advance of its being used or before the full print run
  • verb to issue something, especially an article or other piece of writing, in draft form before its official publication


  • noun a small section of a book printed before the rest and sent out in advance as publicity matter
  • noun printed material which is then overprinted, such as colour sections without text
  • verb to print something before the rest of the job