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English definition of “institutional”

institutional

adjective
 
 
/ˌɪnstɪˈtjuːʃənəl/ US   /-ˈtuː-/
relating to an institution, especially a financial institution: the company's personal and institutional clients Institutional investors have become more active in managing their portfolios.
institutional racism/sexism unfair treatment for people of different races, women, etc. that result from the systems and structures within an organization: The report found evidence of institutional racism in the police service.
institutionally adverb
(Definition of institutional from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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