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posting

noun
 
 
/ˈpəʊstɪŋ/
[C] HR a job, often within the organization that you already work for, which involves going to a different country or town to work for a particular period: a foreign/overseas postinga posting in/to sth He will use a two-year posting in Singapore to encourage people to consider living and working in Scotland.
[C] INTERNET an electronic message or information that is put on a website in order to allow many people to see it: A separate report on Thursday showed that job postings on the internet stayed strong in July. an internet/online/website posting a blog/bulletin board/message board posting
[C or U] ACCOUNTING the process of writing figures in a ledger (= book recording money that a company has spent and received), or the figures that are written: The company's posting of third-quarter earnings indicated a substantial slackening in computer sales.
[U] mainly UK COMMUNICATIONS the act of sending a letter or package by mail: Proof of posting does not constitute proof of delivery. → See also certificate of posting
(Definition of posting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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