Definition of publishment in English:

publishment

noun

rare
  • The action of publishing, publication; proclamation, announcement; an instance of this; (US regional, New England) the publication of banns of marriage.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Robert Fabyan (d. 1513), chronicler. From publish + -ment. Compare Anglo-Norman and Middle French publiement action of publishing, announcement.

Pronunciation

publishment

/ˈpʌblɪʃm(ə)nt/