The publication of the latest unemployment figures.
- A periodical.
- A work of a particular writer, as an article or book.
A magazine is an example of a publication.
Origin of publication
- Middle English publicacioun act of making public from Old French publicacion from Latin pūblicātiō pūblicātiōn- from pūblicātus past participle of pūblicāre to make public from pūblicus public public
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French publicacion, from Latin publicatio,