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EtymologyEdit

From Old French publicacion, from Latin publicatio.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˌpʌblɪˈkeɪʃən/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

NounEdit

publication (countable and uncountable, plural publications)

  1. The act of publishing printed or other matter.
    • Jonathan Swift (Can we date this quote?)
      The publication of these papers was not owing to our folly, but that of others.
  2. An issue of printed or other matter, offered for sale or distribution.
  3. The communication of information to the general public etc.
    • Jeremy Taylor (Can we date this quote?)
      His jealousy [] attends the business, the recreations, the publications, and retirements of every man.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pūblicātiō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

publication f (plural publications)

  1. publication
  2. publicizing

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NounEdit

publication (plural publicationes)

  1. publication, act or process of printing and/or publishing
  2. publication, a published text or book