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MAGAZINE, n.

1. A store of arms, ammunition or provisions; or the building in which such store is deposited. It is usually a public store or storehouse.

2. In ships of war, a close room in the hold, where the gunpowder is kept. Large ships have usually two magazines.

3. A pamphlet periodically published, containing miscellaneous papers or compositions. The first publication of this kind in England, was the Gentleman's Magazine, which first appeared in 1731,under the name of Sylvanus Urban, by Edward Cave, and which is still continued.



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MAGAZINE, n.

1. A store of arms, ammunition or provisions; or the building in which such store is deposited. It is usually a public store or storehouse.

2. In ships of war, a close room in the hold, where the gunpowder is kept. Large ships have usually two magazines.

3. A pamphlet periodically published, containing miscellaneous papers or compositions. The first publication of this kind in England, was the Gentleman's Magazine, which first appeared in 1731,under the name of Sylvanus Urban, by Edward Cave, and which is still continued.

MAG-A-ZINE, n. [Fr. magazin; It. magazzino; Sp. magacen and almacen; Port. almazem or armazem; from Ar. خَزَنَ gazana, to deposit or lay up for preservation. This word is formed with the Shemitic prefix m.]

  1. A store of arms, ammunition or provisions; or the building in which such store is deposited. It is usually a public store or storehouse.
  2. In ships of war, a close room in the hold, where the gunpowder is kept. Large ships have usually two magazines. Mar. Dict.
  3. A pamphlet periodically published, containing miscellaneous papers or compositions. The first publication of this kind in England, was the Gentleman's Magazine, which first appeared in 1731, under the name of Sylvanus Urban, by Edward Cave, and which is still continued.

Mag`a*zine"
  1. A receptacle in which anything is stored, especially military stores, as ammunition, arms, provisions, etc.

    "Armories and magazines." Milton.
  2. To store in, or as in, a magazine] to store up for use.
  3. A country or district especially rich in natural products.
  4. The building or room in which the supply of powder is kept in a fortification or a ship.
  5. A city viewed as a marketing center.
  6. A chamber in a gun for holding a number of cartridges to be fed automatically to the piece.
  7. A reservoir or supply chamber for a stove, battery, camera, typesetting machine, or other apparatus.
  8. A pamphlet published periodically containing miscellaneous papers or compositions.

    Magazine dress, clothing made chiefly of woolen, without anything metallic about it, to be worn in a powder magazine. -- Magazine gun, a portable firearm, as a rifle, with a chamber carrying cartridges which are brought automatically into position for firing. -- Magazine stove, a stove having a chamber for holding fuel which is supplied to the fire by some self-feeding process, as in the common base-burner.

  9. A store, or shop, where goods are kept for sale.
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Magazine

MAGAZINE, noun

1. A store of arms, ammunition or provisions; or the building in which such store is deposited. It is usually a public store or storehouse.

2. In ships of war, a close room in the hold, where the gunpowder is kept. Large ships have usually two magazines.

3. A pamphlet periodically published, containing miscellaneous papers or compositions. The first publication of this kind in England, was the Gentleman's magazine which first appeared in 1731, under the name of Sylvanus Urban, by Edward Cave, and which is still continued.

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IMPORT'ANCE, n.

1. Weight; consequence; a bearing on some interest; that quality of any thing by which it may affect a measure, interest or result. The education of youth is of great importance to a free government. A religious education is of infinite importance to every human being.

2. Weight or consequence in the scale of being.

Thy own importance know.

Nor bound thy narrow views to things below.

3. Weight or consequence in self-estimation.

He believes himself a man of importance.

4. Thing implied; matter; subject; importunity. [In these senses, obsolete.]

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