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publish

verb [T] uk   /ˈpʌb.lɪʃ/ us  
B1 to make information available to people, especially in a book, magazine, or newspaper, or to produce and sell a book, magazine, or newspaper: She's just had an article published in their weekend supplement. The government publishes figures every six months showing how many people are unemployed. The names of the winners of the competition will be published in June. She was only 19 when her first novel was published.
publishing
noun [U] uk   /-ɪŋ/ us  
a career in publishing
(Definition of publish from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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