Definitions of backgrounder

n a press conference or interview in which a government official explains to reporters the background of an action or policy

“the secretary gave us a backgrounder on public health issues”
Type of:
news conference, press conference
a conference at which press and tv reporters ask questions of a politician or other celebrity

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