Pronunciation: (prom'ul-gāt", prō-mul'gāt), [key]
—v.t., -gat•ed, -gat•ing.
1. to make known by open declaration; publish; proclaim formally or put into operation (a law, decree of a court, etc.).
2. to set forth or teach publicly (a creed, doctrine, etc.).
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