What is magazine?

  • (noun): A business firm that publishes magazines.
    Example: "He works for a magazine"
    Synonyms: magazine publisher
    See also — Additional definitions below

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:

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 *Oma Ystävä -magazine, art by Hannu Mäntt ...
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 ... for books, and 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 ...
Yasuko Aoike
... She made her professional debut in the Ribon magazine 1963 Winter Special Edition with the short story Sayonara Nanette ... Her work has also appeared in Shueisha's Monthly Seventeen Magazine in the late 1970s (most notably El Alcon and Seven Seas, Seven Skies) and Hakusensha ...
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 ...
Urban Male Magazine
... Urban Male Magazine (a.k.a ... UMM) is a Canadian's men's interest magazine ...

More definitions of "magazine":

  • (noun): A light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required.
    Synonyms: cartridge
  • (noun): Product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object.
    Example: "Tripped over a pile of magazines"
  • (noun): A periodic paperback publication.
    Example: "It takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money"
    Synonyms: mag

Famous quotes containing the word magazine:

    Men have two ways of righting their wrongs, by force and by the ballot. Both are denied to women, one by nature, the other by man.
    Ida A. Harper 1851–1931, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. Fireman’s Magazine, repr. In The Woman’s Magazine, pp. 423-5 (May 1887)

    Necessity makes women very weak or very strong, and pent-up rivers are sometimes dangerous. Look to it!
    Mary Worthington, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. The Lily, p. 183 ( November 1856)

    It is as often a weakness in the aged to dictate to the young, as it is folly in the young to slight the warnings of the aged.
    H., U.S. women’s magazine contributor. American Ladies Magazine, pp. 230-3 (May 1828)