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"filing" in British English

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filingnoun

uk   /ˈfaɪ.lɪŋ/ us   /ˈfaɪ.lɪŋ/
  • filing noun (PUTTING IN A CONTAINER)

[U] the activity of putting documents, electronic information, etc. into files: a filing cabinet Her job involves filing and other general office work.
  • filing noun (RECORD)

[C] specialized law an official record of something: a bankruptcy filing
(Definition of filing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"filing" in American English

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filingnoun [U]

us   /ˈfɑɪ·lɪŋ/
the activity of putting papers, letters, or other documents into files: Her job involves filing and answering phones.
(Definition of filing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"filing" in Business English

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filingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈfaɪlɪŋ/ us  
the act of putting documents into files: He went into the office on Sunday to do some filing.
the act of officially recording something, for example, your accounts: He was found guilty of assisting the filing of false tax returns.
(Definition of filing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “filing”
in Arabic إيداع المَلَفّات…
in Korean 서류 철하기…
in Portuguese arquivamento (de documentos)…
in Catalan classificació…
in Japanese ファイリング…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放进容器内, 存档, 归档…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放進容器內, 存檔, 歸檔…
in Italian archiviazione…
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