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English definition of “growth-oriented”

growth-oriented

adjective     /ˌɡrəʊθˈɔː.ri.en.tɪd/ US  /ˌɡroʊθˈɔːr.i.en.t̬ɪd/
used to describe companies that intend to get bigger : We have just bought our biggest competitor : we are an aggressive , growth-oriented company .Mergers and takeoversGreedy used to describe investments that increase in value , rather than those that pay high dividends or interest : growth-oriented technology stocks → Compare income-orientedFinancial investments and the stock market
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