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go to press

To be printed or published. The star quarterback hadn't responded to our requests for a comment by the time today's paper went to press.
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go to press

[for a publication] to be sent to the printing presses. The book went to press last week. We expect finished books by the first of the month. The book you want to order hasn't even gone to press yet.
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go to press

To be submitted for printing.
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To go to press is to transfer the edited material to the printer.
The only candidate known to be in the running as we go to press is the Solomon R.
Martin's allowed a product to go to press without a closer look at the writing.
As we just go to press, rumors have Bob Burnquist completing the loop in an enclosed pipe--not in a Hot Wheels track but by pumping a flume trucked into his Vista farm.
Too many legislators have been willing to go along, with the result that (as we go to press) both House- and Senate-passed bills are now in a conference committee to be reconciled.
The invasion began as we started work on this issue and now, as we go to press, Bush is declaring the war in Iraq is over.
As we go to press, some Democrats seem to be catching on to what's happening, but it remains to be seen whether or when the press and the public will wake up.
As we go to press, the AIDS Treatment Activist Coalition is about to release an action alert on what you can do now, especially in August and September.
The Senate passed its version of the 2002 Farm Bill in mid-February and, as we go to press, conferees are negotiating differences in the House and Senate versions.