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"disclosure" in British English

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disclosurenoun [C or U]

uk   /dɪˈskləʊ.ʒər/ us   /dɪˈskloʊ.ʒɚ/ formal
the act of making something known or the fact that is made known: Any public disclosure of this information would be very damaging to the company. The newspaper made damaging disclosures of management incompetence.
(Definition of disclosure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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disclosurenoun [C/U]

us   /dɪˈskloʊ·ʒər/
something that was not previously known, or the act of giving such information to the public: [C] Some of the disclosures in the final report were very surprising. [U] Full financial disclosure is required.
(Definition of disclosure from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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disclosurenoun

uk   /dɪsˈkləʊʒər/ us  
[C or U] also financial disclosure FINANCE a private financial record that a person or company must show to the government, investors, banks, etc. for business purposes, or the fact of making this record available: Her financial disclosure describes her work for the company as "consulting/media/public relations." Disclosure of sales and operating profit has confirmed the company's growth within the electronics sector.
[U] INSURANCE the act of making information available to an insurance company when you get insurance or make a claim (= ask for a payment), especially personal information about your health, age, etc.: Insurers may request the disclosure of existing genetic test results.
[C or U] LAW private, personal, or secret information that you must tell to someone such as a court judge, the police, or a government organization, or the duty to give them this information: The FDA requires pharmaceutical companies to provide full disclosure about the risks of their drug products.
(Definition of disclosure from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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