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
This publication in PNAS is incorrect.
Nobody called me, not the Brazilian publication or Clarin, to check this information.
If anybody wants to argue, they must argue with the facts; the place of publication is irrelevant.
The publication of such false news under the present circumstances is akin to psychological warfare.
The publication of the book is just the firs step, i plan to go further and publish more in the future.
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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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