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buoyancynoun [U]

 us   /ˈbɔɪ·ən·si, ˈbu·jən-/
the ​ability to ​float: We tested different ​materials for buoyancy.
(Definition of buoyancy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"buoyancy" in Business English

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buoyancynoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈbɔɪənsi/
success and a lot of ​activity in an ​economy, ​market, etc.: Costs have been ​pushed up by the buoyancy of the ​publicsector.
the ​condition of ​increasing or ​staying at a high ​level: The ​newsfailed to give buoyancy to the company's ​shares.
(Definition of buoyancy from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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