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English definition of “responsibility”

responsibility

noun [C/U] (DUTY)   /rɪˌspɑn·səˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/
a duty to take care of something: [C] With this promotion, Jorge’s responsibilities will be increased. [U] Parents must assume responsibility for their children.
(Definition of responsibility noun (DUTY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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