There are a number of definitions:
- Rifle magazine: Waiting area for rounds prior to getting fired.
- Weapons magazine: Armoury, explosives depository, ammunition store.
- Gentlemen's Magazine: see grot
- Ladies Magazine: still grot but also has pictures of posh totty in this years fashions and how to get an earth shattering climax out of a 400g bar of Galaxy chocolate and a tumble drier on spin cycle.