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"gaming" in British English

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gamingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈɡeɪ.mɪŋ/  us   /ˈɡeɪ.mɪŋ/
  • gaming noun [U] (BETTING)

the risking of money in games of chance, especially at a casino: gaming machines/tables
  • gaming noun [U] (COMPUTER GAMES)

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

"gaming" in American English

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gamingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɡeɪ·mɪŋ/
the activity of playing games on computers and other electronic devices: Alienware has actually branched out beyond the typical gaming market.
Gaming is also a name for the industry in which people gamble by playing cards and other games in casinos.
(Definition of gaming from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"gaming" in Business English

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gamingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈɡeɪmɪŋ/
the activity of risking money in games of chance, for example, cards: gaming machines/tables gaming industry/laws/business Gamblers in the city have access to the casino any time of day or night after it applied for a 24-hour gaming licence.
the activity of playing computer games (= games in which the player controls moving pictures on a screen by pressing buttons): He spends most of his weekends gaming. The film company has invested heavily in the growing gaming business.
(Definition of gaming from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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