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English definition of “advertising”

advertising

noun [U]     /ˈæd.və.taɪ.zɪŋ/ US  /-vɚ-/
B2 the business of trying to persuade people to buy products or services : Fiona works in advertising. the advertising industry Advertising, marketing and merchandisingRetailing
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