advancement in rank or position.
furtherance or encouragement.
the act of promoting.
the state of being promoted.
something devised to publicize or advertise a product, cause, institution, etc., as a brochure, free sample, poster, television or radio commercial, or personal appearance.
Also called queening. Chess. the replacement of a pawn that has reached the enemy’s first rank by a more powerful piece of the same color, usually a queen.
the act or practice of promoting one’s own interests, profile, etc
promotion pro·mo·tion (prə-mō’shən)
The stimulation of the progress or growth of a tumor following initiation by a promoter.
[self-pruh-noun-sing] /ˈsɛlf prəˈnaʊn sɪŋ/ adjective 1. having the pronunciation indicated, especially by diacritical marks added on original spellings rather than by phonetic symbols: a self-pronouncing dictionary. self-pronouncing adjective 1. (in a phonetic transcription) of, relating to, or denoting a word that, except for additional diacritic marks of stress, may keep the letters of its ordinary […]
verb (used with object), propagated, propagating. 1. to cause (an organism) to multiply by any process of natural reproduction from the parent stock. 2. to reproduce (itself, its kind, etc.), as an organism does. 3. to transmit (hereditary features or elements) to, or through, offspring. 4. to spread (a report, doctrine, practice, etc.) from person […]
or self-propelling [self-pruh-peld, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈpɛld, ˌsɛlf-/ adjective 1. propelled by itself. 2. (of a vehicle) propelled by its own engine, motor, or the like, rather than drawn or pushed by a horse, locomotive, etc. 3. (of a gun or a rocket launcher) having a vehicle as a base. self-propelled adjective 1. (of a vehicle) […]
[self-pruh-puhl-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlf prəˈpʌl ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. propulsion by a vehicle’s own engine, motor, or the like.