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telemarketing

[tel-uh-mahr-ki-ting] /ˈtɛl əˌmɑr kɪ tɪŋ/
noun
1.
selling or advertising by telephone.
Origin
Related forms
telemarketer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for tele-marketer

telemarketing

/ˈtɛlɪˌmɑːkɪtɪŋ/
noun
1.
another name for telesales
Derived Forms
telemarketer, noun
Word Origin
C20: short for tele(phone) marketing
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Word Origin and History for tele-marketer

telemarketing

n.

1970, from tele(phone) + marketing. Related: Telemarketer (1984).

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