Definition of adland in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈadland/

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[mass noun] informal
The business world of advertising and advertisers: the company lost nearly all the people whose names meant anything in adland
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  • It's the sort of place that exists in London's adland, in Soho, where you feel you're swimming against the tide unless you're kitted out from head to toe in Prada.
  • Peter Robinson asks if alternative rock has finally sold its soul to adland.
  • Reading the making of the story at adland, no one will be surprised to learn they came up with the ideas in 24 hours, and shot them in like a week.

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