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English definition of “publicize”

publicize

verb [T]     /ˈpʌblɪsaɪz/ MARKETING
to attract the public's attention to something by providing information about it: The construction company launched an advertising and internet campaign to publicize the affordable homes scheme.highly/much/widely publicized The former Hollywood star was acquitted during a highly publicized and controversial trial. → Compare advertise
(Definition of publicize verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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