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"concept" in British English

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conceptnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɒn.sept/  us   /ˈkɑːn-/
B2 a ​principle or ​idea: The concept offreespeech is ​unknown to them. It is very ​difficult to ​define the concept ofbeauty. I ​failed to ​grasp the film's ​central concept. Kleenbrite is a ​whole new concept intoothpaste!not have any concept/have no concept of sth to not ​understand about something: I don't ​think you have any concept of the ​pain you have ​caused her.

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

"concept" in American English

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conceptnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑn·sept/
a ​principle or ​idea: He ​introduced the concept of ​sellingbooksvia the ​Internet.
(Definition of concept from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"concept" in Business English

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conceptnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkɒnsept/
MARKETING an ​idea for a new ​product or a way to ​sell a ​product: The ​finishedproduct was very different from the ​original concept.
an ​idea, ​theory, etc. about a particular ​subject: This ​course will acquaint you with the basic concepts of ​management Product ​differentiation is an important concept in ​marketing.
(Definition of concept from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “concept”
in Korean 개념…
in Arabic مَفهوم…
in Malaysian konsep…
in French concept…
in Russian понятие, идея…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原則, 概念, 觀念…
in Italian concetto…
in Turkish fikir, kavram, anlayış…
in Polish pojęcie, koncepcja…
in Spanish concepto…
in Vietnamese khái niệm…
in Portuguese conceito…
in Thai ความคิด…
in German der Begriff…
in Catalan concepte…
in Japanese 概念…
in Chinese (Simplified) 原则, 概念, 观念…
in Indonesian konsep…
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