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zine

also 'zine  (zēn)
n.
1. An inexpensively produced, self-published, underground publication: I often contributed cartoons and essays to other people's 'zines, so why didn't I just buckle down and start my own? (Pagan Kennedy).
2. An e-zine.

[Short for magazine.]
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zine

(ziːn)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) informal a magazine or fanzine
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'zine

or zine

(zin)
n.
1. an individualistic, small-circulation magazine typically produced cheaply by a single nonprofessional enthusiast.
2. such a magazine existing on the World Wide Web.
[1960–65; clipping of fanzine]
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Translations

zine

[ziːn] 'zine Nfanzine m, revistilla f
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zine

[ˈziːn] nzine m
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zine

, ’zine (inf)
n kleine, amateurhaft produzierte Zeitschrift, → Magazin nt, → Heftchen nt
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References in periodicals archive ?
Key sources of zines include personal networks, zine fairs, mail order from a zine distro (distributor) or zine specific or like-minded shop, as a found object in a public space, in a community space, and in a library, museum or other collecting institution.
Long-time distro provider Ericka of Pander Zine Distro (U.S.) says that her orders doubled when she put the catalogue online and accepted online payments.
Smitten Kitten Zine Distro, c/o Kristy, PO Box 1219, Camberwell, VIC 3124, Australia.
If a zine fest is not close by or if the next event is not happening for a while, online zine distros (a distribution source for independent publishing) are a helpful collection building resource.