1. a periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it

- it takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money

Similar word(s): mag

Definition categories: communication, press, publication

2. product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object

- tripped over a pile of magazines

Definition categories: man–made, product, production

3. a business firm that publishes magazines

- he works for a magazine

Definition categories: group, publisher

4. a light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required

Similar word(s): cartridge

Definition categories: man–made

5. a storehouse (as a compartment on a warship) where weapons and ammunition are stored

Definition categories: man–made, depot, entrepot, storage, store, storehouse

6. a metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun

Similar word(s): clip

Definition categories: man–made