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success

noun
 
 
/səkˈses/
[U] the achieving of the results that were wanted or hoped for: The company's success is a result of its business model.success in sth Knowledge workers are essential for success in technology-driven industries. business/commercial/economic success Our salesmen have a 70% success rate.
[C] something that achieves good results: The buyout has clearly been a success. She is determined to make a success of this project.
(Definition of success from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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