Definition of publishing in English:

publishing

Line breaks: pub¦lish|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈpʌblɪʃɪŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • The occupation or activity of preparing and issuing books, journals, and other material for sale: she worked in publishing
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    • 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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