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"diary" in British English

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diarynoun [C]

uk   /ˈdaɪə.ri/  us   /ˈdaɪr.i/
a book in which you record your thoughts or feelings or what has happened each day: While in hiding, Anne Frank kept a diary.
A2 UK (US datebook) a book with a separate space or page for each day, in which you write down your future arrangements, meetings, etc.: Don't forget to write/enter the date of the meeting in your diary.

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diarynoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɑɪ·ə·ri, ˈdɑɪ·ri/
a person’s private record of events, thoughts, feelings, etc., that are written down every day, or a book where such things are recorded: That's my private diary - you shouldn't be reading it. We kept a food-and-exercise diary and measured the amount of food we ate.
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"diary" in Business English

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diarynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdaɪəri/ (plural diaries)
UK ( US calendar) WORKPLACE a book or piece of software with a space or page for each day, in which you record future arrangements, meetings, etc.: in sb's diary Is there anything in your diary for tomorrow afternoon? Please check the appointments diary before scheduling a meeting. She has a very full diary this week but she could see you next week. Our CEO is seeking a part-time diary secretary to help him manage his appointments efficiently.
a record of what has happened during a period of time: It may help to keep a diary of problems you encounter. His diary entries for July describe the final stages of the project.
(Definition of diary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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