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cooperationnoun [U]

(UK also co-operation) uk   /kəʊˌɒp.ərˈeɪ.ʃən/  us   /koʊˌɑː.pəˈreɪ.ʃən/
B2 the act of working together with someone or doing what they ask you: This documentary was made with the cooperation of the victims' families. There's very little cooperation between the two countries. The company produces computers in cooperation with a German firm.

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

"cooperation" in Business English

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cooperationnoun [U]

( UK also co-operation) uk   us   /kəʊˌɒpəˈreɪʃən/
the process of working with another company, organization, or country in order to achieve something: economic/international/global cooperationcooperation with sb/sth Marketing networks have been enhanced through cooperation with Chinese enterprises.cooperation between sb/sth (and sb/sth) Successful innovation requires cooperation between different departments.closer/greater/increased cooperation We need to see closer cooperation between industry and government.in cooperation with Starbucks, in cooperation with Conservation International, sourced its coffee direct from farmers in Mexico.
the fact of being willing to be helpful and to do what someone asks you to do: They promised full cooperation with the tax authorities.
(Definition of cooperation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cooperation”
in Arabic تَعاوُن…
in Korean 협력…
in Portuguese cooperação…
in Catalan cooperació, col·laboració…
in Japanese 協力…
in Chinese (Simplified) 合作,协作, 配合…
in Turkish işbirliği, ortaklık, yardım…
in Russian сотрудничество…
in Chinese (Traditional) 合作,協作, 配合…
in Italian cooperazione, collaborazione…
in Polish współpraca…
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“cooperation” in Business English

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