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publishing house

a company that publishes books, pamphlets, engravings, or the like:
a venerable publishing house in Boston.
Origin of publishing house
First recorded in 1820-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Send your piece to any publishing house whose name you find on the title pages of your sheet music.

    Piano Playing Josef Hofmann
  • He timed himself on the way across town to the publishing house.

    Ye of Little Faith Roger Phillips Graham
  • Brewster taught the English language to the Dutch, and, opening a publishing house, printed many theological books.

    England in America, 1580-1652 Lyon Gardiner Tyler
  • And the place to which the telephone invited him was the Ingham publishing house.

    "Persons Unknown" Virginia Tracy
  • Norma was sent to the publishing house to invite the boys to be present at the meeting that afternoon at five.

    The Blue Birds' Winter Nest Lillian Elizabeth Roy

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