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finance

noun     /ˈfaɪ.næns/
B2 [U] (the management of) a supply of money: corporate/personal/public finance the minister of finance/the finance minister You need to speak to someone in the finance department. The finance committee controls the school's budget.Savings, interest and capital finances [plural] B2 the money that a person or company has: We keep a tight control on the organization's finances.UK informal My finances won't run to (= I do not have enough money to buy) a new car this year.General words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
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