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publishing

[puhb-li-shing]
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noun
  1. the activities or business of a publisher, especially of books or periodicals: He plans to go into publishing after college.
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Origin of publishing

1375–1425; late Middle English (gerund); see publish, -ing1
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Related Words for publishings

news, television, radio, publishing, announcement, disclosure, reporting, dissemination, writing, broadcast, broadcasting, advertisement, issuance, proclamation, diffusion, publication, circulation, promulgation, propagation, notice

Word Origin and History for publishings

publishing

n.

mid-15c., "act of announcing or declaring," also "the issuing of copies of a book for public sale," verbal noun from publish (v.).

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