journal

noun
1 serious magazine
ADJECTIVE
academic, learned (esp. BrE), scholarly
professional, technical, trade
peer-reviewed, refereed (esp. AmE)

The results of the study were published in a respected peer-reviewed journal.

house, in-house (both esp. BrE)

the house journal of Southern Gas

specialist (esp. BrE), specialized (esp. AmE)
research
business, literary, medical, nursing, science, scientific
august, leading, major, prestigious, reputable, respected

‘Nature’ was the highest-ranked journal in the survey.

obscure

The paper was published in an obscure medical journal.

official

It's the official journal of the Medical Foundation.

international, national
monthly, quarterly, weekly
electronic, online
… OF JOURNAL
copy

Please send me two copies of your new journal.

edition, issue, volume
VERB + JOURNAL
read
edit, write for

an academic who writes for specialist journals

produce, publish
found

He founded a new literary journal in 1831.

buy, get, subscribe to

She subscribes to quite a few academic journals.

JOURNAL + VERB
come out

The journal comes out five times a year.

be dedicated to, be devoted to

an academic journal devoted to military history

JOURNAL + NOUN
article, editorial
editor, publisher
subscription
PREPOSITION
in a/the journal

an article in a medical journal

journal of

the British Journal of Geology

2 diary
ADJECTIVE
personal, private
daily
VERB + JOURNAL
keep, write

She kept a daily journal of the voyage.

read
publish

The Captain later published his journals.

JOURNAL + NOUN
entry

Her journal entry for that day describes a thunder storm.

PREPOSITION
in a/the journal

The events are all recorded in her journal.

journal of

He wrote a journal of his travels.


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  • journal — journal, aux [ ʒurnal, o ] adj. et n. m. • 1119; bas lat. diurnalem « de jour », devenu jornal, journal, journel→ journellement I ♦ Adj. Vx Relatif à chaque jour. ♢ (1543) Mod. Comm. Livre journal, et subst. journal : livre de commerce, registre… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • journal — jour‧nal [ˈdʒɜːnl ǁ ɜːr ] noun [countable] 1. a serious magazine or newspaper produced for professional people or those with a particular interest: • the Wall Street Journal • the Journal of Political Economy 2. ACCOUNTING a book containing… …   Financial and business terms

  • Journal — Jour nal, n. [F. journal. See {Journal}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. A diary; an account of daily transactions and events. Specifically: (a) (Bookkeeping) A book of accounts, in which is entered a condensed and grouped statement of the daily… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • journal — I noun acta diurna, biographical record, cash book, chronicle, chronology, contemporary account, daily paper, daily register, daybook, diary, ephemeris, gazette, historical record, ledger, log, logbook, magazine, narrative, periodical, record,… …   Law dictionary

  • Journal — Sn erw. fach. (17. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. journal m. Tageszeitung , einer Substantivierung von frz. journal jeden einzelnen Tag betreffend , zu frz. jour m. Tag . Das Wort bezeichnete im Französischen und im Deutschen zunächst eher… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • journal — journal, periodical, newspaper, magazine, review, organ are comparable when denoting a publication which appears regularly at stated times. Basically, a journal is a publication which is issued daily and gives an account of matters of interest… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • journal — Journal, m. acut. Est ce qui est du jour, Diurnum quod diei vnius opera efficitur. Et selon ce le Languedoc dit Journal, ou Journau pour une journée d homme des champs, et mesure le contenu des vignes, terres, et prez par Journaux, tout ainsi que …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Journal — »Tageszeitung, Zeitschrift«: Das Fremdwort wurde im 17. Jh. aus frz. journal entlehnt und bis ins 18. Jh. im Sinne von »gelehrte Zeitschrift« gebraucht. Frz. journal ist entsprechend seiner Ableitung von frz. jour (= it. giorno) »Tag« eigentlich… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • Journal — Jour nal, a. [F., fr. L. diurnalis diurnal, fr. diurnus belonging to the day, fr. dies day. See {Diurnal}.] Daily; diurnal. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Whiles from their journal labors they did rest. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Journal — (schurnal), französ., Tagebuch; Notizenbuch bei Geschäftsmännern. s. Buchhaltung; Tagblatt, Zeitung; J. ismus, die Literatur der Tagblätter, J. ist. wer für dieselbe arbeitet. Journal des Débats (– de Deba), s. Bertin. J. isticum. Anstalt oder… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • journal — [jʉr′nəl] n. [ME, book containing forms of worship for the day hours (Little Hours) < OFr, lit., daily < L diurnalis < dies, day (see DEITY): JOURNAL sense 3 prob. via It giornale, of same orig.] 1. a daily record of happenings, as a… …   English World dictionary

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