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English definition of “promulgate”

promulgate

verb [T] uk   /ˈprɒm.əl.ɡeɪt/ us    /ˈprɑː.məl-/ formal

promulgate verb [T] (SPREAD)

to spread beliefs or ideas among a lot of people

promulgate verb [T] (ANNOUNCE)

to announce something publicly, especially a new law: The new law was finally promulgated in the autumn of last year.
promulgation
noun [U] uk   /ˌprɒm.əlˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˌprɑː.məl-/
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