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"ABC" in British English

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ABCnoun

uk   /ˌeɪ.biːˈsiː/  us   /ˌeɪ.biːˈsiː/
  • ABC noun (TV)

abbreviation for American Broadcasting Company: an organization that broadcasts on television in the US
the ABC
abbreviation for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation: an organization that broadcasts on radio and television in Australia and is paid for by the government
(Definition of ABC from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ABC" in Business English

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ABCnoun

uk   us   MARKETING
abbreviation for the Audit Bureau of Circulations
(Definition of ABC from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“ABC” in British English

A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
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May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

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