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publishing

noun pub·lish·ing \-shiŋ\

: the business of producing books, magazines, etc., to sell to the public

Full Definition of PUBLISHING

:  the business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature, information, musical scores or sometimes recordings, or art <newspaper publishing> <software publishing>

Examples of PUBLISHING

  1. He was hoping to get a job in publishing after college.
  2. Her sister works for a well-known publishing company.

First Known Use of PUBLISHING

1580

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