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venture

noun [C]     /ˈven.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
C2 a new activity, usually in business, which involves risk or uncertainty: She advised us to look abroad for more lucrative business ventures. There are many joint ventures between American and Japanese companies.Starting, succeeding and failing in business
(Definition of venture noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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