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promotion

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a raising or a state of being raised to a higher rank or position
  • after 10 years at the company he was rewarded with a promotion to vice president

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The first known use of promotion was in the 15th century

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“Promotion.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/promotion. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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