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buzzwordnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʌz.wɜːd/  us   /ˈbʌz.wɝːd/
a word or expression from a particular subject area that has become fashionable by being used a lot, especially on television and in the newspapers: "Diversity" is the new buzzword in education.
(Definition of buzzword from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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buzzwordnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbʌzˌwɜrd/
a word or expression that is very often used, esp. in public discussions, because it represents opinions that are popular: "Listening to the people" was the buzz word among politicians.
(Definition of buzzword from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"buzzword" in Business English

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buzzwordnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbʌzwɜːd/
MARKETING, COMMUNICATIONS a word or expression from a particular subject area that has become fashionable because it has been used a lot: Companies know there's nothing like a hot new buzzword, like ‘nanotechnology’ or ‘sustainability’, to get the attention of investors.
(Definition of buzzword from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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