accomplishment Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"accomplishment" in British English

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accomplishmentnoun

uk   /əˈkʌm.plɪʃ.mənt/  us   /-ˈkɑːm-/
[C] something that is ​successful, or that is ​achieved after a lot of ​work or ​effort: Getting the two ​leaders to ​sign a ​peacetreaty was his greatest accomplishment. [U] the ​finishing of something: We ​celebrated the ​successful accomplishment of ​ourtask. [C] a ​skill: Cordon ​bleucookery is just one of her many accomplishments.
(Definition of accomplishment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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accomplishmentnoun [C/U]

 us   /əˈkɑm·plɪʃ·mənt/
something done or ​finishedsuccessfully: [U] There’s a ​feeling of accomplishment (= ​achievement) from having a ​job and all that goes with it.
(Definition of accomplishment from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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