Meaning of “exposed” in the English Dictionary

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"exposed" in American English

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exposedadjective

us /ɪkˈspoʊzd/

not covered; able to be seen:

He left some exposed wires that should be covered up.

(Definition of “exposed” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"exposed" in Business English

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exposedadjective

uk /ɪkˈspəʊzd/ us

FINANCE if a person or organization is exposed, they risk losing money:

The bank was heavily exposed due to the high number of high-risk mortgages it held.

(Definition of “exposed” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)