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soliciting

[ suh-lis-i-ting ]
/ səˈlɪs ɪ tɪŋ /
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noun

the act of requesting something, especially money:Deceptive advertising, soliciting, and recruitment are prohibited on campus.
the act of offering to exchange money for sex:One man, arrested twice for online soliciting, was rearrested while on a work release program.

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