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"marketing" in British English

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marketingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈmɑː.kɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈmɑːr.kɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
  • marketing noun [U] (JOB)

B2 a ​job that ​involvesencouragingpeople to ​buy a ​product or ​service: a ​career in marketing Our marketing ​people have come up with a ​greatidea for the ​launch of the new ​model.

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(Definition of marketing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"marketing" in American English

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marketingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈmɑr·kɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
the ​work of ​advertising and ​offeringgoods or ​services for ​sale: marketing ​strategies She’s the ​director of marketing.
(Definition of marketing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"marketing" in Business English

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marketingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈmɑːkɪtɪŋ/ MARKETING, COMMERCE
the ​businessactivity that involves ​finding out what ​customers want, using that ​information to ​designproducts and ​services, and ​selling them ​effectively: Mr. Harris was previously ​director of sales and marketing.a marketing campaign/plan/strategy Part of her ​job involves ​devising clever marketing ​strategies.a marketing company/department/division He ​operated his own marketing ​company until his ​majorclient got ​sold last ​year.marketing costs/expenses/budget Loyal ​customers are easier to ​retain, so marketing ​costs for these ​customers should be ​lower.a marketing director/manager/officer He was marketing ​director of colouring and skincare ​products and has recently been ​appointedoverall marketing ​director.
(Definition of marketing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “marketing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 工作, 促销, 推销…
in Turkish pazarlama…
in Russian маркетинг, продвижение (товара)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 工作, 促銷, 推銷…
in Polish marketing…
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“marketing” in British English

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