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"public relations" in British English

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public relationsnoun [U]

uk   /ˌpʌb.lɪk rɪˈleɪ.ʃənz/ us   /ˌpʌb.lɪk rɪˈleɪ.ʃənz/ abbreviation PR
(Definition of public relations from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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public relationsnoun [U]

us   /ˈpʌb·lɪk rɪˈleɪ·ʃənz/ abbreviation PR
the activity of keeping good relationships between an organization and the people outside it
(Definition of public relations from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"public relations" in Business English

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public relationsnoun [U]

uk   us   abbreviation PR
MARKETING, COMMUNICATIONS the activity of providing information about an organization so that people have positive ideas about it: a public relations agency/company/firm The organization hired a public relations agency to help them improve their image. He works in public relations. a public relations campaign/exercise/strategy a public relations operation/plan a public relations consultant/director/executive
the ideas that people have about an organization: The oil disaster has been very damaging for the company's public relations. bad/good public relations
(Definition of public relations from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “public relations”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公关活动…
in Turkish halkla ilişkiler…
in Russian связи с общественностью, реклама…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公關活動…
in Polish public relations, wizerunek firmy lub instytucji…
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