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advocacy

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noun ad·vo·ca·cy \ˈad-və-kə-sē\

Simple Definition of advocacy

  • : the act or process of supporting a cause or proposal : the act or process of advocating something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of advocacy

  1. :  the act or process of advocating or supporting a cause or proposal

15th Century

First Known Use of advocacy

15th century


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advocacy

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noun ad·vo·ca·cy \ˈad-və-kə-sē\

Legal Definition of advocacy

  1. 1 :  the profession or work of an advocate

  2. 2 :  the action of advocating, pleading for, or supporting a cause or proposal <a consequence of his moving advocacy — W. O. Douglas>




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