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One entry found for journal.
Main Entry: jour·nal
Pronunciation: primarystressjschwarn-schwal
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English journal "a religious service book containing the day hours," from early French jurnal (same meaning), from jurnal (adjective) "daily," derived from Latin diurnus "of the day, daily," from dies "day" --related to DIARY, JOURNEY --see Word History at JOURNEY
1 a : a brief account of daily events : DIARY b : a record of the happenings of a conference or a legislative body
2 a : a daily newspaper b : a magazine that reports on things of special interest to a particular group

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