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English noun: journal

1. journal (communication) a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations


Broader (hypernym)piece of writing, writing, written material

Narrower (hyponym)blog, web log

2. journal (communication) a periodical dedicated to a particular subject

SamplesHe reads the medical journals.

Broader (hypernym)periodical

Narrower (hyponym)annals

3. journal (possession) a ledger in which transactions have been recorded as they occurred


Broader (hypernym)account book, book, book of account, ledger, leger

4. journal (artifact) a record book as a physical object

Broader (hypernym)book, volume

Narrower (hyponym)daybook, diary, ledger

5. journal (artifact) the part of the axle contained by a bearing

Broader (hypernym)axle

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