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"dispense with sth/sb" in British English

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dispense with sth/sb

phrasal verb with dispense uk   us   /dɪˈspens/ verb [T]
to get ​rid of or ​stop using something or someone that you do not need: They've had to ​dispense with a lot of luxuries since Mike ​lost his ​job.
(Definition of dispense with sth/sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dispense with sth/sb" in Business English

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dispense with sth/sb

phrasal verb with dispense uk   us   /dɪˈspens/ verb
to get rid of something or someone, or ​stop using them because you do not need them: Electronic ​records can ​dispense with 80% of ​paperfiles and ​reduce the need for ​officespace. The new ​chairman has said he will ​dispense with any ​directors who can't ​accept radical ​change.
(Definition of dispense with sth/sb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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