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English definition of “blurb”

blurb

noun [C] uk   /blɜːb/ us    /blɝːb/
a short description of a book, film, etc., written by the people who have produced it, and intended to make people want to buy it or see it: The blurb on the back of the book says that it "will touch your heart".Books and parts of booksAdvertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
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