a copy of a printed work offered for distribution
the act of issuing printed materials
the communication of something to the public; making information generally known
the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
The act of publishing printed or other matter
An issue of printed or other matter, offered for sale or distribution
The communication of information to the general public etc.
Origin: From publicacion, from publicatio,
the act of publishing or making known; notification to the people at large, either by words, writing, or printing; proclamation; divulgation; promulgation; as, the publication of the law at Mount Sinai; the publication of the gospel; the publication of statutes or edicts
the act of offering a book, pamphlet, engraving, etc., to the public by sale or by gratuitous distribution
that which is published or made known; especially, any book, pamphlet, etc., offered for sale or to public notice; as, a daily or monthly publication
an act done in public
Origin: [L. publicatio confiscation: cf. F. publication. See Publish.]
To publish is to make content available to the general public. While specific use of the term may vary among countries, it is usually applied to text, images, or other audio-visual content on any traditional medium, including paper. The word publication means the act of publishing, and also refers to any printed copies.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'publication' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2672
Rank popularity for the word 'publication' in Nouns Frequency: #816
The numerical value of publication in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of publication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Democratic societies are unfit for the publication of such thunderous revelations as I am in the habit of making.
The publication of the recording has resulted in assumptions and innuendos about what I did that go far beyond what actually occurred. As difficult as this is, I want people to know the truth.
After publication of the Washington Post article, Country  demanded the closure of DETENTION SITE BLACK within hours, the CIA transferred the remaining CIA detainees out of the facility shortly thereafter.
Odd, the years it took to learn one simple fact that the prize just ahead, the next job, publication, love affair, marriage always seemed to hold the key to satisfaction but never, in the longer run, sufficed.
A recent government publication on the marketing of cabbage contains, according to one report, 26,941 words. It is noteworthy in this regard that the Gettysburg Address contains a mere 279 words while the Lord's Prayer comprises but 67.
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Translations for publication
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- publicacióCatalan, Valencian
- titul, oznámení, publikace, publikováníCzech
- Veröffentlichung, PublikationGerman
- έκδοση, δημοσίευσηGreek
- julkaisu, julkaiseminen, julkistaminenFinnish
- foillseachadhScottish Gaelic
- közzététel, kiadás, kihirdetésHungarian
- rivista, pubblicazione, periodicoItalian
- 刊行, 公表, 出版, 刊行物, 出版物, 発行, 発表Japanese
- publikasjonNorwegian Nynorsk
- revistă, publicație, publicareRomanian
- обнаро́дование, опубликова́ние, изда́ние, публика́ция, оглаше́ниеRussian
- publikation, publiceringSwedish
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