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pro·mot·er

 (prə-mō′tər)
n.
1. One that promotes, especially an active supporter or advocate.
2. A financial and publicity organizer, as of a boxing match or an artistic performance.
3. Genetics The region of an operon that acts as the initial binding site for RNA polymerase.

promoter

(prəˈməʊtə)
n
1. a person or thing that promotes
2. a person who helps to organize, develop, or finance an undertaking
3. (General Sporting Terms) a person who organizes and finances a sporting event, esp a boxing match
4. (Chemistry) chem a substance added in small amounts to a catalyst to increase its activity
5. (Genetics) genetics a sequence of nucleotides, associated with a structural gene, that must bind with messenger RNA polymerase before transcription can proceed

pro•mot•er

(prəˈmoʊ tər)

n.
1. one that promotes, furthers, or encourages.
2. a person who initiates or takes part in the organizing of a company, development of a project, etc.
3. a person who organizes and finances a sporting event or entertainment.
4.
a. a site on a DNA molecule at which RNA polymerase binds and initiates transcription.
b. a gene sequence that activates transcription.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.promoter - someone who is an active supporter and advocatepromoter - someone who is an active supporter and advocate
adman, advertiser, advertizer - someone whose business is advertising
barker - someone who stands in front of a show (as at a carnival) and gives a loud colorful sales talk to potential customers
2.promoter - a sponsor who books and stages public entertainmentspromoter - a sponsor who books and stages public entertainments
booker, booking agent - someone who engages a person or company for performances
exhibitioner, exhibitor, shower - someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
organ-grinder - a street musician who plays a hand organ or hurdy-gurdy
porn merchant, pornographer - someone who presents shows or sells writing or pictures that are sexually explicit in violation of the community mores

promoter

noun
1. organizer, arranger, entrepreneur, impresario one of the top boxing promoters in Britain
2. supporter, champion, advocate, campaigner, helper, proponent, stalwart, mainstay, upholder Aaron Copland was a most energetic promoter of American music.
Translations
مُرَوِّج
-kapořadatel
arrangørstøtte
elõmozdítókezdeményezõ
skipuleggjandi
düzenleyici

promoter

[prəˈməʊtəʳ] N (gen) → promotor(a) m/f; (= backer) → patrocinador(a) m/f (Boxing) → empresario/a m/f

promoter

[prəˈməʊtər] n
[event] → organisateur/trice m/f
[idea, practice] → promoteur/trice m/f

promoter

n (Sport, of beauty contest etc) → Promoter m, → Veranstalter m; (of company)Promoter m; sales promoterVerkaufsleiter(in) m(f), → Salespromoter(in) m(f) (Comm)

promoter

[prəˈməʊtəʳ] n (gen) → promotore/trice; (of sporting event) → promoter m inv, organizzatore/trice, fondatore/trice; (of cause) → sostenitore/trice

promote

(prəˈməut) verb
1. to raise (to a higher rank or position). He was promoted to head teacher.
2. to encourage, organize, or help the progress of. He worked hard to promote peace / this scheme.
3. to encourage the buying of; to advertise. We are promoting a new brand of soap-powder.
proˈmoter noun
proˈmotion (-ʃən) noun
1. the raising of a person to a higher rank or position. He has just been given (a) promotion.
2. encouragement (of a cause, charity etc). the promotion of world peace.
3. the activity of advertising a product etc. He is against the promotion of cigarettes.
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But in a deal struck just weeks later, utility company Eon bought the project off-the-shelf from its promotor, Teesside Power Station operator Stockton-based PX Group, for an undisclosed sum.
But Andy Copping, vice-president of promotions and Download festival promotor at Live Nation was not concerned.
Peter, 30, from West Derby, has been on the Liverpool club circuit for 12 years and has worked as a promotor in venues such as RSVP, Norwegian Blue and Anthemania in Club 051.
The Merseyside-based boxing promotor was livid following the weekend defeat at fellowstrugglers Dover Athletic and he now wants to make room for other players to be brought in.
Promotor not liable in any way if chosen match is cancelled.
Scholz of the University of Leipzig (Germany) has been investigating promotor genes for leptin, a hormone involved in regulation of appetite, energy consumption, and weight maintenance.
28, Banco Metropolitano and Banco Promotor ran out of reserves, and their checks began to bounce.
Fight promotor Billy Murray said: "The tickets will be totally sold out.
Procurement : The Promotor has classified the concession as a service concession.
And the All Ireland Farmers Market, which is being judged by highly-acclaimed food critic Paolo Tullio, will also take place Promotor Rob Murphy said: "There is a fantastic programme of fringe events taking place around Enniscorthy town from early afternoon every day.
Former boxing promotor Kevin Houston, of Longford Road, Longford, Coventry, and James Doe, formerly of Broomfield Road, Earlsdon, have already admitted manslaughter.
Promotor Geoff Ellis said : "Saturday was going to be a hard act to follow, but the weather has held out, the bands have been fantastic on all stages and there's a real party atmosphere across the site.