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promotion

noun
     
pro‧mo‧tion S3 W3
1 [uncountable and countable]BO a move to a more important job or position in a company or organization:
I want a job with good prospects for promotion.
promotion to
Your promotion to Senior Editor is now official.
2 [uncountable and countable]BBA an activity intended to help sell a product, or the product that is being promoted:
a winter sales promotion
3 [uncountable]BBA the activity of persuading people to support something
promotion of
the promotion of energy conservation
4 [uncountable] the activity of helping something to develop or increase
promotion of
the promotion of international environmental cooperation
5 [uncountable] British EnglishDS when a sports team moves into a better group of teams [≠ relegation]

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