Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act or process of making publicly known; publication.
  • n. A public notice of intended marriage, required by the laws of some states.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of making publicly known; publication.
  • n. A public notice of intended marriage, required by the laws of some States.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of publishing or proclaiming; public exposure.
  • n. An official notice made by a town clerk or other civil or clerical official of an intended marriage; a publishing of the banns of marriage.

Etymologies

publish +‎ -ment (Wiktionary)

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