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"funding" in British English

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fundingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈfʌn.dɪŋ/  us   /ˈfʌn.dɪŋ/
C1 money given by a government or organization for an event or activity: Alisha is trying to get funding for her research. They received state funding for the project.

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

"funding" in American English

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fundingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈfʌn·dɪŋ/
money made available for a particular purpose: Doug is trying to get funding for his research.
(Definition of funding from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"funding" in Business English

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fundingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈfʌndɪŋ/ FINANCE
money given by an organization or a government for a particular purpose: secure/obtain/get funding We have secured funding under an EU programme for three new projects. seek/require/need fundingfunding for sth Our focus is on young companies seeking funding for new product development. federal/government/state funding a reduction/cut/increase in funding funding shortfall/crisis/gap The funding gap between pension assets and projected obligations has narrowed in each of the past four years.
(Definition of funding from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “funding”
in Arabic تَمويل…
in Korean 자금…
in Portuguese financiamento…
in Catalan finançament…
in Japanese 基金…
in Chinese (Simplified) 资助, 资金提供…
in Turkish fon/kaynak oluşturma…
in Russian финансирование…
in Chinese (Traditional) 資助, 資金提供…
in Italian finanziamento…
in Polish środki, fundusze…
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