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. Albert Ho:

    It's a forced disappearance. All those who have disappeared are related to the Causeway Bay bookshop and this bookshop was famous, not only for the sale, but also for the publication and circulation of a series of sensitive books.

  2. Thomas Robb:

    This publication is repulsive and their views do not represent the tens of millions of Americans who are uniting behind The Trump campaign. overall, we do like Donald Trump nationalist views and Donald Trump words about shutting down the border to illegal aliens. It’s not an endorsement because, like anybody, there’s things you disagree with.

  3. Soumya Swaminathan:

    They informed us about the preliminary results, which they have gone to the press with. We await to see the final data analysis and the publication that's going to come out of it and certainly our committee will be considering these results as we go on, however, they are two distinct trials, with their own protocols, their own oversight committees and therefore we will continue for now and our committee will consider the data as it becomes available.

  4. Avery Gardiner:

    Brady Campaign is immediately obvious to anyone who looks at this issue that 3D-printed guns are nothing short of a menace to society, and we are thrilled that the court ruled in this manner, the efforts of these attorneys general throughout the nation have helped strike a powerful blow against the scourge of 3D-printed guns, but we know this fight is not yet over. We will continue to do everything in our power to make sure that this temporary halt in publication becomes a permanent one.

  5. Donald Trump:

    National Review is a failing publication that has lost it's way. It's circulation is way down w its influence being at an all time low. Sad!

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