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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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Taken together, this is the first report on the promoter region of the HSPA6 gene from Arabian camel which will enhance our understanding of how such regulatory cis-elements are engaged in regulating the gene expression.
Studies have mainly focused on the genetic polymorphisms of CAT gene which exist in coding and non coding regions and less attention has been paid to promoter region polymorphisms.
Processed pseudogenes lack introns and they are generated from reverse transcription of their mRNA or integration into silent regions of the genome (Milligan and Lipovich, 2015); whereas duplicated pseudogenes are inactive due to certain disabling features in their regulatory regions such as unfaithful gene duplication, premature stop codons, frame shift mutations or removal of promoter region (Pink et al.
In this study, we detected SNPs in the promoter region of HLA-DQA1 in a relative large Chinese Han population to evaluate whether polymorphisms were associated with the susceptibility to IMN.
In this study we aimed to determine the genetic susceptibility of NP formation in relation to TNF-[alpha]-308 and IL-1[beta]-511 promoter region gene polymorphisms.
In the previous study, the Nanog and its promoter region have been isolated, sequenced, and characterized for elucidation of their functions in murine and human (Hart et al.
Among them, the promoter region, including public buildings such as office buildings, shopping malls, school buildings and libraries, covers an area of about 1.
Deletion sequence of CbCOR15 promoter region were fused to the GUS reporter gene and introduced into A.
Several regulatory elements embedded in the flanking sequence, including the central promoter region, five putative metal-responsive elements (MRE), and an octamer-binding site (OBS), were analyzed using online prediction software.
Therefore, 248 bp bands containing the promoter region of inhA-15 were amplified with primers TB92 and TB93 by PCR.