Definitions for publication
ˌpʌb lɪˈkeɪ ʃənpub·li·ca·tion
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word publication.
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.
Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: publico, Lat.
For the instruction of all men to eternal life, it is necessary, that the sacred and saving truth of God be openly published unto them, which open publication of heavenly mysteries is by an excellency termed preaching. Richard Hooker.
An imperfect copy having been offered to a bookseller, you consented to the publication of one more correct. Alexander Pope.
The publication of these papers was not owing to our folly, but that of others. Jonathan Swift.
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, including paper (newspapers, magazines, catalogs, etc.). The word publication means the act of publishing, and also any printed copies issued for public distribution.
A publication is a book, magazine, article, or any other written work that is made available to the public, either in print or digital format. It can also refer to the act or process of producing and distributing such works. The term may also include various forms of media like music albums, films, or artworks that are made public. It can be produced by a publishing house, a company, an individual, or any organization.
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
Etymology: [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.
A form of communication.
The publication had intelligent information within it.
Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020
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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
There is no exact date at this time, we expect to keep the same type of adult content as previously. The digital publication will have all of the same great content our print publication offers but will expand with video, interactive products and current news that’s relevant to our readers and fans.
It is difficult to express our profound sadness at losing P. D. James, one of the world's great writers and a Faber author since her first publication in 1962, she was so very remarkable in every aspect of her life, an inspiration and great friend to us all. We will miss her hugely.
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.
Search for the truth is the noblest occupation of man; its publication is a duty.
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.
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Translations for publication
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- publicacióCatalan, Valencian
- titul, oznámení, publikace, publikováníCzech
- Publikation, VeröffentlichungGerman
- έκδοση, δημοσίευσηGreek
- julkistaminen, julkaisu, julkaiseminenFinnish
- foillseachadhScottish Gaelic
- kihirdetés, kiadás, közzétételHungarian
- pubblicazione, periodico, rivistaItalian
- 出版, 出版物, 発表, 刊行, 公表, 発行, 刊行物Japanese
- publikasjonNorwegian Nynorsk
- publicație, revistă, publicareRomanian
- опубликова́ние, обнаро́дование, изда́ние, публика́ция, оглаше́ниеRussian
- publicering, publikationSwedish
- sự xuất bảnVietnamese
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