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"creation" in British English

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creationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /kriˈeɪ.ʃən/
B2 the ​act of ​creating something, or the thing that is ​created: the creation of a new ​politicalparty Their ​policies all ​emphasize the creation ofwealth. This 25-foot-high ​sculpture is her ​latest creation. The ​fashionmagazines were ​full of the ​latest Paris creations (= ​fashionable new ​clothes).

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

"creation" in American English

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creationnoun [C/U]

 us   /kriˈeɪ·ʃən/
In the ​Bible, (the) Creation is the making of the ​world by ​God. A creation is something that is made: [C] The ​fashionmagazine had ​photos of the ​latestParis creations.
(Definition of creation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"creation" in Business English

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creationnoun [U, C]

uk   us   /kriˈeɪʃən/
the ​act or ​process of making, ​producing, or ​building something, or something that has been made, ​built, or ​produced: the creation of ​wealth Some ​localpeople are ​protesting at the creation of a ​nationalpark in the county. The ​government should be ​concentrating on job creation , not on ​cuttingbenefits for the ​unemployed.
(Definition of creation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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