An example of a journal is a diary in which you write about what happens to you and what you are thinking.
An example of a journal is the New England Journal of Medicine, in which new studies are published that are relevant to doctors and medicine.
A medical journal.
Other Word Forms
Origin of journal
- Middle English breviary from Old French daily, breviary from Late Latin diurnālis daily diurnal
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition