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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The American advertising industry.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or working in the American advertising industry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. An avenue in Manhattan, New York, known as the center of the American advertising industry.
  • proper n. This industry, whatever location.

Etymologies

After Madison Avenue in New York City, the center of American advertising.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Madison Avenue, a north-south avenue in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, where advertising boomed in the 1920s. (Wiktionary)

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