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discloseverb [I or T]

uk   /dɪˈskləʊz/  us   /dɪˈskloʊz/ formal
C2 to make something ​knownpublicly, or to show something that was ​hidden: The ​company has disclosed ​profits of over £200 million. [+ that] The ​police have disclosed that two ​officers are under ​internalinvestigation.

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

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discloseverb [T]

 us   /dɪˈskloʊz/
to give ​information to the ​public that was not ​previouslyknown: Terms of the ​agreement were not disclosed.
(Definition of disclose from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"disclose" in Business English

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discloseverb [I or T]

uk   us   /dɪsˈkləʊz/
to give ​secret, ​private, or ​personalinformation because you must do so for ​financial, ​insurance, or ​legal reasons: Shareholders are ​required to disclose their ​receipt of ​tax-exemptinterest on their ​federalincometaxreturns. An ​applicant for ​insurance must disclose any information relevant to the ​insurer.disclose that The ​company was ​sued for ​falseadvertising when it ​failed to disclose that its "diet" ​foods contained high ​levels of saturated fat.
(Definition of disclose from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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