Pronunciation: (ri-pôr'tij, -pōr'-, rep"ôr-täzh', -ur-), [key]
1. the act or technique of reporting news.
2. reported news collectively: reportage on the war.
3. a written account of an act, event, history, etc., based on direct observation or on thorough research and documentation.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.