What does publication mean?

Definitions for publication
ˌpʌb lɪˈkeɪ ʃənpub·li·ca·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word publication.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. publicationnoun

    a copy of a printed work offered for distribution

  2. issue, publicationnoun

    the act of issuing printed materials

  3. publicationnoun

    the communication of something to the public; making information generally known

  4. publication, publishingnoun

    the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution

Wiktionary

  1. publicationnoun

    The act of publishing printed or other matter

    Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,

  2. publicationnoun

    An issue of printed or other matter, offered for sale or distribution

    Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,

  3. publicationnoun

    The communication of information to the general public etc.

    Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,

Webster Dictionary

  1. Publicationnoun

    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

    Etymology: [L. publicatio confiscation: cf. F. publication. See Publish.]

  2. Publicationnoun

    the act of offering a book, pamphlet, engraving, etc., to the public by sale or by gratuitous distribution

    Etymology: [L. publicatio confiscation: cf. F. publication. See Publish.]

  3. Publicationnoun

    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

    Etymology: [L. publicatio confiscation: cf. F. publication. See Publish.]

  4. Publicationnoun

    an act done in public

    Etymology: [L. publicatio confiscation: cf. F. publication. See Publish.]

Freebase

  1. Publication

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. publication

    A form of communication.

    The publication had intelligent information within it.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'publication' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2672

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'publication' in Nouns Frequency: #816

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of publication in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of publication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of publication in a Sentence

  1. Theodore Antikas:

    This publication in PNAS is incorrect.

  2. Norman R. Augustine:

    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.

  3. Rochelle Walensky:

    More concerning were the number of adolescents admitted to the hospital who required treatment in the intensive care unit with mechanical ventilation, it is these findings within this publication -- one that demonstrates the level of severe disease, even among youth, that are preventable -- that force us to redouble our motivation to get our adolescents and young adults vaccinated.

  4. Amanda Cross:

    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.

  5. Maximo Kirchner:

    Nobody called me, not the Brazilian publication or Clarin, to check this information.

Images & Illustrations of publication

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