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"publication" in British English

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publicationnoun

uk   /ˌpʌb.lɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌpʌb.ləˈkeɪ.ʃən/
B2 [U] the act of making information or stories available to people in a printed or electronic form: The brochure will be ready for publication in September. Will you arrange the publication of the names of the winners? When is the publication date? (= When will the book be available to buy?)
B2 [C] a book, magazine, newspaper, or document in which information or stories are published: Our latest publication is a magazine for health enthusiasts.

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(Definition of publication from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"publication" in American English

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publicationnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˌpʌb·lɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/
a book, magazine, newspaper, or document, or the act of making information or writing available, esp. in a printed form: [C] His writing appears frequently in French, Mexican, and Canadian publications. [U] The publication of the marathon finishers will be in next Sunday’s newspaper.
(Definition of publication from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"publication" in Business English

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publicationnoun

uk   us   /ˌpʌblɪˈkeɪʃən/ COMMUNICATIONS
[U] the act of making information, stories, or pictures available to people either in books, newspapers, magazines, etc. or online: They secured a High Court injunction to stop the publication of a misleading advertisement. The catalogue will be ready for publication in September. A new publication date of April 21 has been agreed.
[C] a book, magazine, report, etc. that is published: The company placed ads in many different publications. print/online/trade publications monthly/weekly publications
[U] the act of giving the public details about a particular thing: Their shares were pushed up nearly 8% after publication of the figures.
(Definition of publication from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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