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  1. The act of passing or flowing out; a moving out from any enclosed place; egress; as, the issue of water from a pipe, of blood from a wound, of air from a bellows, of people from a house.
  2. The act of sending out, or causing to go forth; delivery; issuance; as, the issue of an order from a commanding officer; the issue of money from a treasury.
  3. That which passes, flows, or is sent out; the whole quantity sent forth or emitted at one time; as, an issue of bank notes; the daily issue of a newspaper.
  4. Progeny; a child or children; offspring. In law, sometimes, in a general sense, all persons descended from a common ancestor; all lineal descendants.
  5. Member of a Mestee group originating in Amherst County, VA. The Issues are now known as the Monacan Indians.
  6. Produce of the earth, or profits of land, tenements, or other property; as, A conveyed to B all his right for a term of years, with all the issues, rents, and profits.
  7. A discharge of flux, as of blood. Matt. ix. 20.
  8. Template:Medicine An artificial ulcer, usually made in the fleshy part of the arm or leg, to produce the secretion and discharge of pus for the relief of some affected part.
  9. The final outcome or result; upshot; conclusion; event; hence, contest; test; trial.
  10. A point in debate or controversy on which the parties take affirmative and negative positions; a presentation of alternatives between which to choose or decide.
  11. Template:Legal In pleading, a single material point of law or fact depending in the suit, which, being affirmed on the one side and denied on the other, is presented for determination. At issue, in controversy; disputed; opposing or contesting; hence, at variance; disagreeing; inconsistent.
  12. Template:Finance A financial instrument in a company, such as a bond, stock or other security; the emission of such an instrument.
  13. Template:Euphemism A problem or concern.
    He or She has health issues.

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Issue or issues may refer to:




  • Issue (computers), a unit of work to accomplish an improvement in a data system
  • Issue log, a documentation element of software project management



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