Learner's definition of ADVERTISEMENT
something (such as a short film or a written notice) that is shown or presented to the public to help sell a product or to make an announcement
The advertisement will appear in three magazines.
He learned about the job from an advertisement in the newspaper.
a television/radio advertisement
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— called also
a person or thing that shows how good or effective something is
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the act or process of advertising