Meaning of “fulfilment” in the English Dictionary

"fulfilment" in English

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fulfilmentnoun [ U ]

mainly UK US usually fulfillment uk /fʊlˈfɪl.mənt/ us /fʊlˈfɪl.mənt/

(Definition of “fulfilment” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fulfilment" in Business English

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fulfilmentnoun [ U ]

US fulfillment uk /fʊlˈfɪlmənt/ us

the act of doing something that is necessary or something that you have wanted or promised to do:

fulfilment of a contract The trade embargo had prevented fulfilment of the contract to deliver the goods before December.
fulfilment of terms/ conditions/requirements A conditional contract is subject to the fulfilment of certain conditions, such as planning approval being obtained.
fulfilment of an obligation/duty This advice is provided to you in fulfilment of our obligations under the relevant law.
fulfilment of an aim/objective You will be expected to contribute to the fulfilment of our objectives across key areas of the business.
fulfilment of sb's potential/promise Our aim is the fulfilment of every child's educational potential.
Opening a new store downtown will be the fulfillment of a dream.

the act of performing a particular task:

fulfilment of a role/function These skills were important in the fulfilment of my role as project co-ordinator.

also order fulfilment, also product fulfilment COMMERCE the process of taking an order and sending a product to a customer:

We will only accept returns if a packing error has occurred during the fulfilment of your order.

COMMERCE, MARKETING the fact of a company sending out advertising, taking orders, accepting payment, sending out goods, etc. for other companies:

He is the manager of a huge mail order and fulfilment operation.

a feeling of pleasure because you are satisfied with what you are doing or have achieved:

I found great fulfilment in most aspects of my work.
a sense of fulfilment

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