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promo

[ proh-moh ]
/ ˈproʊ moʊ /
Informal.
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noun, plural pro·mos.
adjective
of, relating to, or involving the promotion of a product, event, etc.; promotional.
verb (used with object), pro·moed, pro·mo·ing.
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Origin of promo

1960–65; by shortening; cf. -o
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British Dictionary definitions for promo

promo
/ (ˈprəʊməʊ) /

noun plural -mos
  1. informal something that is used to promote a product,
  2. (as modifier)a promo video

Word Origin for promo

C20: shortened from promotion
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