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 for newspaper
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Newspaper \News"pa`per\, n.
     A sheet of paper printed and distributed, at stated
     intervals, for conveying intelligence of passing events,
     advocating opinions, etc.; a public print that circulates
     news, advertisements, proceedings of legislative bodies,
     public announcements, etc.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains
           news and articles and advertisements; "he read his
           newspaper at breakfast" [syn: newspaper, paper]
      2: a business firm that publishes newspapers; "Murdoch owns many
         newspapers" [syn: newspaper, paper, newspaper
      3: the physical object that is the product of a newspaper
         publisher; "when it began to rain he covered his head with a
         newspaper" [syn: newspaper, paper]
      4: cheap paper made from wood pulp and used for printing
         newspapers; "they used bales of newspaper every day" [syn:
         newspaper, newsprint]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  43 Moby Thesaurus words for "newspaper":
     advice, broadcast journalism, daily, daily newspaper, extra,
     extra edition, gazette, information, intelligence, journalism,
     magazine, national newspaper, neighborhood newspaper, news,
     news agency, news medium, news service, newsiness, newsletter,
     newsmagazine, newspaper of record, newsworthiness, organ, paper,
     periodical, press association, radio, rag, reportage, review,
     sheet, special, special edition, tabloid, telegraph agency,
     television, the fourth estate, the press, tidings, weekly,
     weekly newspaper, wire service, word

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