implement Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"implement" in British English

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implementverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈɪm.plɪ.ment/
B2 to ​start using a ​plan or ​system: The ​changes to the ​nationalhealthsystem will be implemented next ​year.
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implementation
noun [U] uk   us   /ˌɪm.plɪ.menˈteɪ.ʃən/
C2 implementation of the ​law/​agreement Various ​projects for ​constructing new ​schools are under implementation in the ​region.

implementnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɪm.plɪ.mənt/
a ​tool that ​works by being ​moved by ​hand or by being ​pulledacross a ​surface: garden/​household/​agricultural implements Shopkeepers are not ​supposed to ​sellknives and other ​sharp implements to ​children.
(Definition of implement from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"implement" in American English

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implementverb [T]

 us   /ˈɪm·pləˌment/
to put a ​plan or ​system into ​operation: Congressrefused to ​pass the ​bill that would implement ​taxreforms.
implementation
noun [U]  us   /ˌɪm·plə·mənˈteɪ·ʃən, -menˈteɪ-/
They've ​involvedtheirworkers in the development and implementation of the new ​program.

implementnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɪm·plə·mənt/
a ​tool or other ​piece of ​equipment for doing ​work: farm implements
(Definition of implement from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"implement" in Business English

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implementverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈɪmplɪment/
to put a ​plan into ​action: to implement a plan/policy/measure The ​corporation has implemented a new ​compensationplan for its ​salesforce. to implement a ​change/​program/​recommendation
IT to begin to use a new ​system: The ​purchasedpackage or the new IT ​infrastructure is implemented by ​specialists in that ​technology.
(Definition of implement from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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