Meaning of “abandoned” in the English Dictionary

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"abandoned" in American English

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abandonedadjective

us /əˈbæn·dənd/

left behind, or left without care and protection:

Shelters are full of abandoned pets.
The fire started in an abandoned warehouse.

(Definition of “abandoned” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"abandoned" in Business English

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abandonedadjective

uk /əˈbændənd/ us

an abandoned place or vehicle is no longer being used or cared for because its owner does not want it any more:

The planned site for the development is an abandoned quarry.

(Definition of “abandoned” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)