magazine magazine  /ˈmæ ɡə ˌzin/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a business firm that publishes magazines
  2. (n) a light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required
  3. (n) a storehouse (as a compartment on a warship) where weapons and ammunition are stored
  4. (n) a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun
  5. (n) a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
  6. (n) product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object

Usage(s):

  1. Vibe magazine counted 77 new Lil Wayne tracks in 2007.
  2. From the June 14, 1999 issue of PTI magazine.
  3. Submit your questions for Drew Barrymore below, then look for the interview in an upcoming issue of PTI magazine.

News

  1. Yourwellness Magazine Follows Up Obesity Gene and Gender Study

    With a new study finding that weight gain in men and women is predicted by two different genetic variations, Yourwellness Magazine investigated another study which linked malignant melanoma to the same gene that has already been associated with weight gain and obesity. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10773861.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Magazine honors CUNA Mutual with award

    MADISON, Wis. --- IDG's CIO magazine has announced CUNA Mutual Group is among its 2013 CIO 100 award recipients.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier

  3. Magazine Industry Eyes Retail Partnerships

    PHILADELPHIA -- The magazine industry aims to jumpstart sales at supermarkets by advocating for data-driven partnerships and focusing on innovative product launches, according to top publishing executives at a retail conference here. read more
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Supermarket News

Quotes

  1. "I read with concern the profile piece on Gen. Stanley McChrystal in the upcoming edition of 'Rolling Stone' magazine. I believe that Gen. McChrystal made a significant mistake and exercised poor judgment in this case," Gates said in a statement.
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Robert Gates Source: Reuters

  2. Referring to a photo of Clinton on the cover of the July 9 issue of Fortune with a headline reading "Business Loves Hillary," Edwards said, "You will never see a picture of me on the front of Fortune magazine saying I'm the candidate that...
    on Aug 8, 2007 By: John Edwards Source: ABC News

  3. "Hef came from a puritanical upbringing and reinvented himself to be the godfather of the sexual revolution," Ratner told the show business magazine Variety. "He also used his magazine to advocate civil rights and free speech, and put James...
    on Jun 26, 2007 By: Brett Ratner Source: Guardian Unlimited

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