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English definition of “start-up”


noun [C] (also startup)  /ˈstɑrt̬·ʌp/ us  
a new business, or the activities involved in starting a new business: Start-ups need to generate revenue quickly.
adjective [not gradable] (also startup)  /ˈstɑrt̬·ʌp/ us  
startup costs
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