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English definition of “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 adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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