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Noun: promotion  pru'mow-shun
  1. A message issued in behalf of some product, cause, idea, person or institution
    "the promotion of new ideas";
    - publicity, promotional material, packaging
     
  2. Act of raising in rank or position
     
  3. Encouragement of the progress, growth or acceptance of something
    - furtherance, advancement
     
  4. The advancement of some enterprise
    "his experience in marketing resulted in the promotion of his career";
    - forwarding, furtherance

Derived forms: promotions

Type of: advancement, change, content, encouragement, message, progress, subject matter, substance

Antonym: demotion

Part of: marketing

Encyclopedia: Promotion