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"entrant" in British English

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entrantnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈen.trənt/
(Definition of entrant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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entrantnoun [C]

 us   /ˈen·trənt/
a ​person who ​takespart in a ​competition, or a new ​member of a ​school or ​organization: All entrants in the ​race should go to the ​startingline now.
(Definition of entrant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"entrant" in Business English

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entrantnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈentrənt/
COMMERCE a ​company that ​sells a ​product or ​service in a particular ​place or to a particular ​group of ​customers for the first ​time: entrant to sth As a recent entrant to the Japanese ​market, the ​company is at a disadvantage compared to Japanese ​suppliers.
HR a ​person who has recently begun ​working in a particular ​job or ​area of ​work: entrant to sth We are proud of our ​record in ​attracting new entrants to our ​profession.
(Definition of entrant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “entrant”
in Chinese (Simplified) 新成员, 新会员, 新职员…
in Turkish yarışmacı, yarışmaya giren kişi…
in Russian вступающий, поступающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新成員, 新會員, 新職員…
in Polish uczestni-k/czka…
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