Simple Definition of promoter
: a person or organization that organizes or provides money for a sports event, a musical performance, etc.
: a person or organization that helps something to happen, develop, or increase
Full Definition of promoter
1 : one that promotes; especially : one who assumes the financial responsibilities of a sporting event (as a boxing match) including contracting with the principals, renting the site, and collecting gate receipts
2 obsolete : prosecutor
3 : a substance that in very small amounts is able to increase the activity of a catalyst
4 : a binding site in a DNA chain at which RNA polymerase binds to initiate transcription of messenger RNA by one or more nearby structural genes
Examples of promoter in a sentence
<a promoter of greater understanding and cooperation among churches>
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Medical Definition of promoter
1: a substance that in very small amounts is able to increase the activity of a catalyst
2: a binding site in a DNA chain at which RNA polymerase binds to initiate transcription of messenger RNA by one or more nearby structural genes
3: a chemical believed to promote carcinogenicity or mutagenicity
Legal Definition of promoter
: one who alone or with others actively participates in the formation of a business or venture <promoters owe a fiduciary duty to the corporation they are promoting — R. C. Clark>
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