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"demo" in British English

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demonoun [C]

uk   /ˈdem.əʊ/  us   /ˈdem.oʊ/ (plural demos)

demoverb [T]

uk   /ˈdem.əʊ/  us   /ˈdem.oʊ/
(Definition of demo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"demo" in American English

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demonoun [C]

 us   /ˈdem·oʊ/ (plural demos)
short form ofdemonstration: I saw several interesting demos at the trade show last week.
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"demo" in Business English

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demonoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdeməʊ/ (plural demos) MARKETING
IT a sample (= part) of a product, especially software, that you allow people to try, to encourage them to buy the complete product: Download the latest game demos for free. freeware and demo programs
informal an occasion when you show someone how to use a product or how a new system or product works: There were live demos of the travel and banking systems at the trade show. sales demos I asked him to give us a demo of the beta version.

demoverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈdeməʊ/ informal MARKETING
to show a new product and explain how it works or how to use it, especially so customers will want to buy it: All kinds of consumer electronics products are demoed at CES.
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