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Synonyms: promag
See also: fanzine, semiprozine
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Short for "professional zine", a prozine is a professionally published (science fiction) magazine. The term was coined by science fiction fans to contrast with fanzine. Not to be confused with Pros zines, which are fanzines. According to Science Fiction Citation, the term antedates 1942.