- a site on a DNA molecule at which RNA polymerase binds and initiates transcription.
- a gene sequence that activates transcription.
- promoter of the faith,
- promoting agent,
Origin of promoter
Examples from the Web for promoter
In 2014, Facebook has become an avatar, promoter, and beneficiary of the social media-related bubble.
Better yet, added StubHub spokesman Glenn Lehrman in an interview with The Daily Beast, blame the venue, the promoter, the artist.12-12-12 Concert Ticket Scalpers: The Hurricane Sandy Benefit Spoilers|Winston Ross|December 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Did I mention that Mr. Kristol was once a promoter of Alan Keyes?
The couple moved to Orlando, where Christy got noticed by the most well-known name in the business: promoter Don King.
Promoter Allocco says the singer told him he had 100 ready-to-go unreleased songs.
Mr. Schwab, at the time he became a promoter of Nevada mines, was an expert steelmaker.
Nor does it establish a case against the wares of the promoter who does.
He was a typical New Englander, a founder of institutions, a promoter of every enterprise beneficial to society.
"These columns are of the purest (something) marble," declared the Promoter, laying his hand upon one of them.A Court of Inquiry|Grace S. Richmond
The reason is obvious to a little close thinking: Ignorance is at once a safeguard against and a promoter of conservatism.How to Listen to Music, 7th ed.|Henry Edward Krehbiel
late 14c., "one who promotes" (the interest of someone), "supporter," agent noun from promote, and also from Old French promoteur and directly from Medieval Latin promotor. Specific financial sense of "one who leads in forming a company" is from 1876; sense of "one who organizes sporting or entertainment events" is attested from 1936.