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"analysis" in British English

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analysisnoun [C or U]

uk   /əˈnæl.ə.sɪs/  us   /əˈnæl.ə.sɪs/ (plural analyses uk   /-siːz/ us   )
(Definition of analysis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"analysis" in American English

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analysisnoun [C/U]

 us   /əˈnæl·ə·sɪs/ (plural analyses  /əˈnæl·əˌsiz/ )
the process of studying or examining something in an organized way to learn more about it, or a particular study of something: [C] Chemical analysis of the woman’s dress revealed traces of blood.
Analysis is also a short form of psychoanalysis.
(Definition of analysis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"analysis" in Business English

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analysisnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /əˈnæləsɪs/ (plural analyses /əˈnæləsiːz/ )
the study of something in detail: carry out/perform/conduct an analysis We carried out an analysis of visitors to the website by age, sex, and region.scientific/chemical analysis Chemical analysis revealed a high content of copper.detailed/comprehensive/in-depth analysis The data can be fed to a computer for detailed analysis. statistical/structural/numerical analysis
someone's opinion, based on the knowledge and information they have, of what a situation is and what it means: I was interested in Clare's analysis of the quarterly sales figures. What's your analysis of the current economic crisis?
in the last/final analysis
after everything has been considered: In the final analysis, you've got to have some kind of criteria for assessing people.
(Definition of analysis from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “analysis”
in Korean 분석…
in Arabic تَحْليل…
in Malaysian analisis, rawatan…
in French analyse, psychanalyse…
in Russian анализ…
in Chinese (Traditional) 分析…
in Italian analisi…
in Turkish analiz, irdeleme, inceleme…
in Polish analiza…
in Spanish análisis, psicoanálisis…
in Vietnamese sự phân tích, phân tâm học…
in Portuguese análise…
in Thai การวิเคราะห์, จิตวิเคราะห์…
in German die Analyse…
in Catalan anàlisi…
in Japanese 分析, 解析…
in Chinese (Simplified) 分析…
in Indonesian analisis, psikoanalisis…
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“analysis” in Business English

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