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deploymentnoun [U]

uk   /dɪˈplɔɪ.mənt/  us   /dɪˈplɔɪ.mənt/
the use of something or someone in an ​effective way: the deployment oftechnologies to ​address this ​challenge
the ​movement of ​soldiers or ​equipment to a ​place where they can be used when they are ​needed: The Chief of Police ​ordered the deployment of 300 ​troops to ​try to ​stop the ​rioting.
(Definition of deployment from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deploymentnoun [U]

uk   us   /dɪˈplɔɪmənt/
the use of something or someone, especially in ​order to ​achieve a particular ​effect: Good ​solutions are ​based on the ​efficient and wise deployment ofcapital, ​resources and ​people. staff deployment
(Definition of deployment from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deployment”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有效运用, 发挥…的作用, 部署…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有效運用, 發揮…的作用, 部署…
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