Definition of promulgation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌprɒmlˈɡeɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌprɑːmlˈɡeɪʃn//
    [uncountable] (formal)
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  1. 1the act of officially or publicly announcing a new law or system the promulgation of a new constitution in 2006
  2. 2the act of spreading an idea, a belief, etc. among many people the promulgation of wild conspiracy theories