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English definition of “update”


noun [C]     /ˈʌpdeɪt/
a statement giving the most recent information about a subject or situation : an update on sth I'll need regular updates on your progress . Passengers watch airport television screens waiting for news updates.
IT a more recent , and usually improved , form of something, especially something that is regularly changed : Each software update has a version number .an update of sth The latest version is a much improved update of the original program .
(Definition of update noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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