Definition of publishing in English:

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publishing

Pronunciation: /ˈpəbliSHiNG/

noun

The occupation, business, or activity of preparing and issuing books, journals, and other material for sale: she worked in publishing
More example sentences
  • Outsourced journalism, better known as contract publishing or custom publishing is a growth industry in the West.
  • For the general publishing and pop-culture industries, this has not seemed so much like a heroic or contrarian stance as a stiff and snobbish one.
  • We recognize that range of creative activity that goes beyond academic publishing.

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Syllabification: pub·lish·ing

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