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. publication(noun)

    a copy of a printed work offered for distribution

  2. issue, publication(noun)

    the act of issuing printed materials

  3. publication(noun)

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

  4. publication, publishing(noun)

    the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution

Wiktionary

  1. publication(Noun)

    The act of publishing printed or other matter

    Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,

  2. publication(Noun)

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

    Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,

  3. publication(Noun)

    The communication of information to the general public etc.

    Etymology: From publicacion, from publicatio,

Webster Dictionary

  1. Publication(noun)

    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. Publication(noun)

    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. Publication(noun)

    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. Publication(noun)

    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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How to say publication in sign language?

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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. George Stephanopoulos:

    The source also told the publication that Comey.

  2. The United States ' lawyer:

    What Mr Assange seems to defend by freedom of speech is not the publication of the classified materials but the publication of the names of the sources, the names of people who had put themselves at risk to assist the United States and its allies, he was not charged with the disclosure of embarrassing or awkward information the government would rather not have disclosed.

  3. John Inglis:

    People are so desperate to share their latest insights. I think the question of eventual publication is taking a back seat to the need to share, it's quite likely that a much greater percentage of the papers that have been posted during the pandemic will actually not turn into journal papers.

  4. Liu Yiu:

    The publication of the book is just the firs step, i plan to go further and publish more in the future.

  5. Stephen Collins:

    On the recording, I described events that took place 20, 32, and 40 years ago, the publication of the recording has resulted in assumptions and innuendos about what I did that go far beyond what actually occurred. As difficult as this is, I want people to know the truth.

Images & Illustrations of publication

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