- The definition of a gazette is a newspaper.
An example of a gazette is the printed New York Times.
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- a newspaper: now used mainly in some newspaper titles
- Brit. any of various official publications containing announcements and bulletins
Origin: Fr from Italian gazzetta from dialect, dialectal (Venetian) gazeta, a small coin, price of the newspaper, origin, originally , probably diminutive of Classical Latin gaza, treasure from Glassical Greek from Pers, the royal treasure
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- A newspaper.
- An official journal.
- Chiefly British An announcement in an official journal.
Origin: French, from Italian gazzetta, probably from Italian dialectal gazeta, a small coin (possibly from the price).