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promotion

noun
 
 
/prəˈməʊʃən/
ADVERTISEMENT [C, U] B2 activities to advertise something: a sales promotion They're giving away free T-shirts as a special promotion.Advertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
JOB [C, U] B2 If you get a promotion, you get a more important job in your organization: She was given a promotion in her first month with the company.Promoting, demoting and transferring staff
ENCOURAGE [U, no plural] ways of encouraging something to happen or develop: the promotion of a healthy lifestyleEncouraging and urging onInspiration and inspiring
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