What is magazine?

  • (noun): A light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required.
    Synonyms: cartridge
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Magazine

Magazines, periodicals, glossies or serials are publications that are printed with ink on paper, generally published on a regular schedule and contain a variety of content. They are generally financed by advertising, by a purchase price, by pre-paid magazine subscriptions, or all three. At its root the word magazine refers to a collection or storage location. In the case of written publication it is a collection of written articles.

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Some articles on magazine:

Young Quaker - Production
... The magazine is printed on recycled paper by The Birches Printers, Willenhall, West Midlands ... The magazine has five editors which are appointed by Young Friends General Meeting, having been discerned by that Meeting's Nominations Committee ... and advertisements with their own thoughts and ideas to form the final magazine, which is usually between 24 and 32 pages ...
Johanna Sinisalo - Bibliography - Comics
... Tiskivuoro in Uusi Nainen -magazine ', art by Hannu Mänttäri Scripts for Moomin related comics for Semic and ToTo-tuotanto, several artists Pikku eläinpuoti in ...
Yasuko Aoike
... She made her professional debut in the Ribon magazine 1963 Winter Special Edition with the short story Sayonara Nanette ... in Shueisha's Monthly Seventeen Magazine in the late 1970s (most notably El Alcon and Seven Seas, Seven Skies) and Hakusensha's Lala magazine in the 1980s (Z) ...
Magazine - History
... The Gentleman's Magazine, first published in 1731, in London, is considered to have been the first general-interest magazine ... Edward Cave, who edited The Gentleman's Magazine under the pen name "Sylvanus Urban," was the first to use the term "magazine," on the analogy of a military storehouse of varied materiel ... later to periodicals)." The oldest consumer magazine still in print is The Scots Magazine, which was first published in 1739, though multiple changes in ownership and gaps in ...
Urban Male Magazine
... Urban Male Magazine (a.k.a ... UMM) is a Canadian's men's interest magazine ...

More definitions of "magazine":

  • (noun): A periodic paperback publication.
    Example: "It takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money"
    Synonyms: mag
  • (noun): A business firm that publishes magazines.
    Example: "He works for a magazine"
    Synonyms: magazine publisher
  • (noun): Product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object.
    Example: "Tripped over a pile of magazines"

Famous quotes containing the word magazine:

    The Husband of To-Day ever considers his wife but as a portion of his my-ship.
    Nominative I.
    Possessive My, or Mine.
    Objective Me.
    This is the grammar known to the Husband of To-Day.
    Anonymous, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. The Revolution (June 24, 1869)

    Alas! While your ambitious vanity is unceasingly laboring to cover the earth with statues, with monuments, and with inscriptions to eternalize, if possible, your names, and give yourselves an existence, when this body is no more, why must we be condemned to live and die unknown?
    Thomas Paine 1737–1809, U.S. writer and magazine editor. Pennsylvania Magazine, pp. 362-4 (1775)

    And let Reform her columns roll.
    With thunder peal, and lightening flash.
    We’ll preach deliverance to the soul.
    ‘Mid proud Oppression’s waning crash.
    Ignis, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. The Genius of Liberty, pp. 9-10 (November 1853)