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The cover of the September 19, 1927, issue of Time, a weekly news magazine published in the United States.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French magasin (warehouse, store), from Italian magazzino (storehouse), ultimately from Arabic مَخَازِن pl (maḵāzin), plural of مَخْزَن (maḵzan, storeroom, storehouse), noun of place from خَزَنَ (ḵazana, to store, to stock, to lay up).

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NounEdit

magazine (plural magazines)

  1. A periodical publication, generally consisting of sheets of paper folded in half and stapled at fold.
  2. An ammunition storehouse.
    • Milton
      armouries and magazines
  3. A chamber in a firearm enabling multiple rounds of ammunition to be fed into the firearm.
  4. A reservoir or supply chamber for a stove, battery, camera, typesetting machine, or other apparatus.
  5. (dated) A country or district especially rich in natural products.
  6. (dated) A city viewed as a marketing center.
  7. (dated) A store, or shop, where goods are kept for sale.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English magazine.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

magazine m (plural magazines)

  1. magazine (periodical publication)

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

magazine m (plural magazines)

  1. department store (store containing many departments)

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RomanianEdit

NounEdit

magazine n pl

  1. plural of magazin