Pub·lish·er n. One who publishes; as, a publisher of a book or magazine.
For love of you, not hate unto my friend,
Hath made me publisher of this pretense. --Shak.
n 1: a firm in the publishing business [syn: publishing house,
publishing firm, publishing company]
2: a person engaged in publishing periodicals or books or music
3: the proprietor of a newspaper [syn: newspaper publisher]