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English definition of “publicize”

publicize

verb [T] (UK usually publicise)     /ˈpʌb.lɪ.saɪz/
to make information about something generally available: Attitudes seem to be changing as a result of recent highly publicized cases of sexual harassment. The event was well publicized all over town. The work of the charity has been widely publicized throughout the media.Advertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
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