noun. 1. a community statement advertised in publications, aired on cable or radio, or online in effort to boost people's' insights pertaining to a certain subject or application in effort to promote the buying, usage, or escalated employment of such a commodity or good. Reference advertising psychology- advertising research. 2. with regard to animal behavior, a kind of alarm or show that stresses or attracts interest onto the living body creating it.
ADVERTISEMENT: "It can cost millions to secure a thirty second commercial advertisement spot during the superbowl."