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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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