What does Publishing mean?

Definitions for Publishing
ˈpʌb lɪ ʃɪŋPub·lish·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. publication, publishing(noun)

    the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution

Wiktionary

  1. publishing(Noun)

    The industry of publishing, including the production and distribution of books, magazines, web sites, newspapers, etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Publishing

    of Publish

Freebase

  1. Publishing

    Publishing is the process of production and dissemination of literature, music, or information — the activity of making information available to the general public. In some cases, authors may be their own publishers, meaning: originators and developers of content also provide media to deliver and display the content for the same. Also, the word publisher can refer to the individual who leads a publishing company or imprint or to a person who owns a magazine. Traditionally, the term refers to the distribution of printed works such as books and newspapers. With the advent of digital information systems and the Internet, the scope of publishing has expanded to include electronic resources, such as the electronic versions of books and periodicals, as well as micropublishing, websites, blogs, video game publishers and the like. Publishing includes the stages of the development, acquisition, copy-editing, graphic design, production – printing, and marketing and distribution of newspapers, magazines, books, literary works, musical works, software and other works dealing with information, including the electronic media. Publication is also important as a legal concept:

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Publishing

    "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Publishing' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4201

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Publishing' in Nouns Frequency: #1744

How to pronounce Publishing?

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How to say Publishing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Publishing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Publishing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Publishing in a Sentence

  1. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak:

    They (police) will have to investigate. Publishing confidential documents under OSA (Official Secrets Act) is a very serious action on (their) part. And they must be able to provide us with the answers.

  2. Sarah Holding:

    While use of the term global warming might have cooled somewhat, for cli-fi - aka climate change fiction - things are just hotting up, especially in children’s publishing.

  3. Steve Southerland:

    As the religious printing and publishing capital of America, Nashville is known as the ‘Buckle of the Bible Belt.’.

  4. Cris Thomas:

    Unfortunately that concern is manifesting itself in what some researchers feel is government overreach. This overreach is having a chilling effect on researchers many of whom have decided to no longer publish their findings or even worse stop researching all together, in some cases security researchers have taken to selling their information to anyone that will pay for them instead of openly publishing information.

  5. Reynaldo Gonzalez:

    How many more innocent people need to die before Google, Facebook and Twitter are prohibited from making money by publishing messages from known terrorists? it is bad enough that I lost my daughter at the prime of her life, but to think that she died in vain is more disturbing.

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