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plant

noun
 
 
/plɑːnt/ US   /plænt/ PRODUCTION
[C] a factory or other place where goods are manufactured or resources such as energy are produced: The city is considering shutting down a major power plant for environmental reasons. A series of recent plant closures has left hundreds of people out of work. industrial/manufacturing/processing plant assembly/chemical/bottling plant
[U] large pieces of equipment and machinery that are used in manufacturing processes: plant and equipment/machinery Improved market conditions worldwide are driving investments in new plant and equipment.
→  See also assembly plant , manufacturing plant
Translations of “plant”
in Korean 식물…
in Arabic نَبات…
in French plante, installation, équipement…
in Turkish bitki, fabrika, atelye…
in Italian pianta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 建築物/機器, 機器,設備, 工廠…
in Russian растение, завод…
in Polish roślina, zakład…
in Spanish planta, equipo, maquinaria…
in Portuguese planta…
in German die Pflanze, die Anlage…
in Catalan planta…
in Japanese 植物…
in Chinese (Simplified) 建筑物/机器, 机器,设备, 工厂…
(Definition of plant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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