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expediteverb [T]

us   /ˈek·spɪˌdɑɪt/
to cause something to be done or progress more quickly: We’ve got to expedite this order because they need it by tomorrow.
(Definition of expedite from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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expediteverb [T]

uk   /ˈekspɪdaɪt/ us   formal
to cause something to be done more quickly: We're trying to expedite the process of reviewing applications. You pay more for expedited delivery.
(Definition of expedite from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “expedite”
in Spanish acelerar…
in Vietnamese xúc tiến…
in Malaysian mempercepat…
in Thai เร่ง…
in French accélérer…
in German beschleunigen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 迅速完成, 促进, 加快…
in Turkish hızlandırmak, çabuklaştırmak…
in Russian ускорять…
in Indonesian mempercepat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 迅速完成, 促進, 加快…
in Polish przyspieszać, usprawniać…
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