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noun [C]
 
 
/æd/ MARKETING
an advertisement: an ad for sth He appeared in an ad for fizzy drinks.take out/place an ad They took out a full-page ad in the newspaper. The company has been running ads on Spanish-language TV network Telemundo. newspaper/television/internet ads →  See also banner ad , button ad , classified ad , display ad , small ad , teaser ad , want ad
(Definition of ad noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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