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 in a sentence
He was hoping to get a job in publishing after college.
Her sister works for a well-known publishing company.
First Known Use of publishing
PUBLISHING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of publishing for English Language Learners
: the business of producing books, magazines, etc., to sell to the public
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