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English definition of “publication”

publication

noun     /ˌpʌb.lɪˈkeɪ.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 ?)Printing and word processing B2 [C] a book , magazine , newspaper , or document in which information or stories are published : Our latest publication is a magazine for health enthusiasts .Newspapers and magazines
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