from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A part of a serial issued from time to time
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A part of a book or literary composition printed and delivered by itself; a number; a part.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of several parts of a printed work issued at intervals in advance of the completion of the whole; a number of a book published in parts, or of a periodical; a fascicle: used only or chiefly of French publications.
From French. (Wiktionary)