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verb (used with object), pro·mulged, pro·mulg·ing. Archaic.
  1. to promulgate.
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Origin of promulge

1480–90; < Latin prōmulgāre to make known, promulgate, equivalent to prō- pro-1 + -mulgāre, probably akin to mulgēre to milk, extract
Related formspro·mulg·er, noun
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Historical Examples

  • If falsehood uses the press to promulge her doctrines, let truth oppose her with the same weapon.

    A Sketch of the Life of the late Henry Cooper

    William Cooper

  • He was among the first to oppose the innovations of the crown and promulge liberal principles.