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Etymology [ edit ]
Middle English (by analogy with publicen , banish ), from finish Old French , from publier Latin publicare ( “ to make public, show or tell to the people, make known, declare, also (and earlier) confiscate for public use ” ), from publicus ( “ pertaining to the people, public ” ); see .
Pronunciation [ edit ]
publish ( third-person singular simple present , publishes present participle , publishing simple past and past participle )
( intransitive ) To issue a medium (e.g. publication).
2013 August 16, David Larousserie, “ Super-lasers blaze knowledge frontier”, in , volume 189, number 10, page 35: The Guardian Weekly In an article published in 2008 [Gérard] Mourou proposed an alternative means of achieving atomic fusion. He now believes that fibre lasers could be used to transmute elements, as a way of disposing of highly radioactive waste from nuclear power stations.
( transitive ) To issue something (usually printed work) for sale and distribution.
( transitive ) To announce to the public.
( Internet , intransitive ) To convert data of a Web page to HTML in a local directory and copy it to the Web site on a remote system.
( Internet , transitive ) To disseminate (a message) publicly via a newsgroup, forum, blog, etc. ( intransitive ) To write in a publication (usually as an academic).
Synonyms [ edit ]
( to disseminate publicly via a newsgroup, forum, blog, etc. ) : post
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Translations [ edit ]
to issue a medium (e.g. publication)
to issue something (usually printed work) for sale and distribution
to announce to the public
(Internet) to convert data of a Web page to HTML
(Internet) to disseminate publicly via a newsgroup, forum, blog, etc.
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