'zine

[zeen]
noun
Also, zine.


Origin:
by shortening

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zine (ziːn)
 
n
informal a magazine or fanzine

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zine
1965, short for fanzine (1949), from fan + suffix abstracted from magazine.
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Example sentences
The latest edition of our quarterly e-zine explores the delightful dichotomy of these sultry days.
Look to our quarterly e-zine to get ready, to be prepared and to be informed.
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