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"brainstorming" in British English

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brainstormingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbreɪnˌstɔː.mɪŋ/ us /ˈbreɪnˌstɔːr.mɪŋ/

an activity or business method in which a group of people meet to suggest a lot of new ideas for possible development:

We need to do some brainstorming before we get down to detailed planning.
We're having a brainstorming session on Friday.

(Definition of “brainstorming” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"brainstorming" in Business English

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brainstormingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈbreɪnˌstɔːmɪŋ/ us

MEETINGS an activity or business method in which people meet in a group to suggest a lot of new ideas to choose from for possible development:

On Thursday, participants broke into groups for brainstorming sessions on education.
There will be lots of meetings and a lot of brainstorming.

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