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funding

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈfʌndɪŋ/ FINANCE
money given by an organization or a government for a particular purpose: secure/obtain/get funding We have secured funding under an EU programme for three new projects. seek/require/need fundingfunding for sth Our focus is on young companies seeking funding for new product development. federal/government/state funding a reduction/cut/increase in funding funding shortfall/crisis/gap The funding gap between pension assets and projected obligations has narrowed in each of the past four years.
Translations of “funding”
in Korean 자금…
in Arabic تَمويل…
in Portuguese financiamento…
in Catalan finançament…
in Japanese 基金…
in Italian finanziamento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 資助, 資金提供…
in Russian финансирование…
in Turkish fon/kaynak oluşturma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 资助, 资金提供…
in Polish środki, fundusze…
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