"issuing" in the noun sense
1. issue, issuing, issuance
the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity
"a new issue of stamps"
"the last issue of penicillin was over a month ago"
"issuing" in the verb sense
1. publish, bring out, put out, issue, release
prepare and issue for public distribution or sale
"publish a magazine or newspaper"
2. issue, supply
circulate or distribute or equip with
"issue a new uniform to the children"
"supply blankets for the beds"
bring out an official document (such as a warrant)
4. issue, emerge, come out, come forth, go forth, egress
come out of
"Water issued from the hole in the wall"
"The words seemed to come out by themselves"
5. write out, issue, make out, cut
make out and issue
"write out a check"
"cut a ticket"
"Please make the check out to me"
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