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advertisement

noun [C] uk   /ədˈvɜː.tɪs.mənt/ us    /ˈæd.vɝː.taɪz.mənt/
A2 ( informal ad, UK also informal advert) a picture, short film, song, etc. that tries to persuade people to buy a product or service, or a piece of text that tells people about a job, etc.: a television/newspaper advertisement for a new car She scanned the job/property advertisements in the paper.be an advertisement for sth If you are an advertisement for something, you show its good effects: I'm afraid I'm not a very good advertisement for the diet since I've actually put on weight!
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in Korean 광고…
in Arabic إعلان…
in Portuguese anúncio…
in Catalan anunci…
in Japanese 広告, 宣伝…
in Italian pubblicità, annuncio pubblicitario…
in Chinese (Traditional) 廣告, 啟事…
in Russian реклама…
in Turkish resim, film, şarkı ve benzeri ilanlar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 广告, 启事…
in Polish reklama, ogłoszenie…
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