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announcement

noun [C or U] uk   /əˈnaʊns.mənt/ us  
B1 something that someone says officially, giving information about something: The president made an unexpected announcement this morning.Announcing, informing and statingBroadcasting in general the act of announcing something: The announcement of the changes has been delayed.Announcing, informing and stating
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