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publication date

the date on which a book or periodical is or is planned to be published.
Origin of publication date
First recorded in 1930-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Note that the publication date of Physica Subterranea is 1669.

    Scientific Studies Henry Dircks
  • We believe this is again the dedication instead of the publication date .

    De Re Metallica Georgius Agricola
  • One day in advance of publication date he received a copy of the issue of the magazine containing the interview with him.

    Ladies and Gentlemen

    Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb
  • References to L'Estrange's flight to escape a sham plot against him in October, 1680, imply a late autumn publication date.

    Citt and Bumpkin (1680) Sir Roger L'Estrange

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