1(of a book, journal, piece of music, etc.) prepared and issued for public sale or readership.‘the collection includes the complete published works of Benjamin Britten’
- ‘thirty-one published articles were reviewed for potential inclusion’
- 1.1(of a writer) having had a work prepared and issued for public sale or readership.‘a course that offers the opportunity to have your writing critiqued by a published author’
- ‘Franco is also a published novelist and poet’
2(of information) printed or made available online so as to be generally known.
- ‘there is very little published data on the subject’
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