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noun [U] (SHOPPING)    /ˈmɑː.kɪ.tɪŋ/ US  /ˈmɑːr.kɪ.t̬ɪŋ/ US or Indian English
shopping: We like to get the marketing done on Thursdays so we can have the weekend free.Advertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
(Definition of marketing noun (SHOPPING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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