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Relating to advertising and promotion

promotional

adjective

relating to the promotion of a product, organization, or event

packaged

adjective

deliberately created or shown in a way that is intended to be interesting or exciting to the public

commercial

adjective

making money by broadcasting advertisements instead of being given money by the government

propagandist

adjective

infobesity

the condition of continually consuming large amounts of information, especially when this has a negative effect on a person's well-being and ability to concentrate

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drive-by handshake

a brief handshake that is made without pausing or making eye contact, because you are upset or angry

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