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"Facebook" in British English

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Facebooknoun

uk   /ˈfeɪs.bʊk/  us   /ˈfeɪs.bʊk/ trademark

Facebookverb

uk   /ˈfeɪs.bʊk/  us   /ˈfeɪs.bʊk/
facebook
[T] to ​send someone a ​message on Facebook: I facebooked him and he told me where he ​lived on ​campus.
[T] to ​publishinformation on Facebook: Can you facebook me the ​picture?
[I] to ​spendtime using Facebook
(Definition of Facebook from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Facebook™" in Business English

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Facebook™noun [U]

uk   us   /ˈfeɪsbʊk/ trademark INTERNET, COMMUNICATIONS
a socialnetworkingsite on the ​internet: More and more ​companies are using Facebook as a way of ​reachingcustomers.be on Facebook Are you on Facebook? You can get more ​information from our Facebook ​page.

Facebook™verb [T]

uk   us  
to communicate with someone using Facebook™
(Definition of Facebook™ from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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