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"disposition" in British English

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dispositionnoun

uk   us   /ˌdɪs.pəˈzɪʃ.ən/
(Definition of disposition from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dispositionnoun [C]

 us   /ˌdɪs·pəˈzɪʃ·ən/
a person’s ​usual way of ​feeling or ​behaving; the ​tendency of a ​person to be ​happy, ​friendly, ​anxious, etc.: a ​cheerful disposition
(Definition of disposition from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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dispositionnoun

uk   us   /ˌdɪspəˈzɪʃən/
[C or U] the ​process of ​selling something or ​formally giving it to someone: We have no ​control over the disposition of the ​funds in that ​account. Not more than 30% of a Fund's ​grossincome can be ​derived from ​gains from the ​sale or other disposition of securities ​held for less than three months.
[U] LAW the way in which a ​formalprocess, such as a ​businessdeal or a matter dealt with in a ​court of ​law, is completed: This describes the ​principalissuesraised in the ​review and ​states the Regulation Board's disposition of the ​proceeding. Payment of ​expensesincurred in ​advance of the ​final disposition of this ​lawsuit shall be ​conditional upon ​receipt of a detailed itemization.
(Definition of disposition from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “disposition”
in Spanish carácter, temperamento…
in Vietnamese tính cách…
in Malaysian penyususnan…
in Thai นิสัยใจคอ…
in French caractère…
in German die Veranlagung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 性格,性情, 倾向, 意向…
in Turkish karakter…
in Russian характер, нрав…
in Indonesian kepribadian…
in Chinese (Traditional) 性格,性情, 傾向, 意向…
in Polish charakter…
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