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"disburse" in British English

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disburseverb [T]

uk   /dɪsˈbɜːs/  us   /-ˈbɝːs/ formal
to ​pay out ​money, usually from an ​amount that has been ​collected for a ​particularpurpose: The ​localauthoritiesannually disburse between £50 million and £100 million on ​artsprojects.
(Definition of disburse from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disburse" in Business English

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disburseverb [T]

uk   /dɪsˈbɜːs/  us   /-ˈbɝːs/ FINANCE
if a ​bank, ​organization, or ​government disburses ​money, it ​officiallypays it to someone: Up to now, the ​foundation has disbursed $1.3 million.disburse sth to sb The ​money was disbursed to ​employees as a ​bonus.
(Definition of disburse from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disburse”
in Chinese (Simplified) 拨(款), 拿出(一部分资金)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 撥(款), 拿出(一部分資金)…
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