republish

verb
re·​pub·​lish | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈpə-blish How to pronounce republish (audio) \
republished; republishing; republishes

Definition of republish

transitive verb

1 : to publish again or anew
2 : to execute (a will) anew

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Other Words from republish

republisher noun

Examples of republish in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Anyone wanting to republish an official legal document will have to hire legal experts to go through the documents with a fine-tooth comb trying to determine which portions of the documents are in the public domain and which ones might not be. Timothy B. Lee, Ars Technica, "Justices debate allowing state law to be “hidden behind a pay wall”," 3 Dec. 2019 His classic Storms and Shipwrecks of New England was first published in 1943 and republished several times since then. David Kindy, Smithsonian, "After 90 Years, the ‘Flying Santa’ Is Still Dropping Gifts From a Plane," 17 Dec. 2019 An accompanying editor’s note sought to justify republishing the study with the same findings rather than retracting it. David Tuller, STAT, "BMJ should retract flawed research paper on chronic fatigue syndrome," 13 Dec. 2019 This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons licence. Namrata Ganneri, Quartz India, "The unsung women who helped eradicate smallpox from India," 28 Nov. 2019 This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons licence. Namrata Ganneri, Quartz India, "The unsung women who helped eradicate smallpox from India," 28 Nov. 2019 The Oregonian/OregonLive is republishing this story as part of our ongoing series, Rip City 50: The moments, people and events that have shaped the Trail Blazers’ first 50 seasons. oregonlive, "A powerful handshake: How Maurice Lucas’ gesture helped the Portland Trail Blazers win the 1977 NBA title; Rip City 50," 31 Oct. 2019 Judith Altrogge, Researcher, University of Osnabrueck, University of Basel and Franzisca Zanker, Senior research fellow, Arnold Bergstraesser Institute This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Franzisca Zanker, Quartz Africa, "The return of migrants from Europe is causing problems for The Gambia," 21 Nov. 2019 This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons licence. Purva Dewoolkar, Quartz India, "India and China compete again—for whose toilet revolution is worse," 20 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of republish

1592, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of republish was in 1592

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21 Jan 2020

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“Republish.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/republish. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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republish

transitive verb
re·​pub·​lish | \ ˌrē-ˈpə-blish How to pronounce republish (audio) \

Legal Definition of republish

1 : to publish again or anew republishing the defamatory statements
2 : to execute (a will) anew usually through the execution of a codicil incorporating the will by reference and with the result of rendering an otherwise invalid will valid

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