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inboundadjective

uk   us   /ˈɪn.baʊnd/
travelling towards a ​particularpoint: We ​expectdelays to both inbound and ​outboundtrains.
(Definition of inbound from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inboundadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈɪnbaʊnd/
travelling towards a particular ​point or ​place rather than ​leaving it: inbound ​flights/​traffic The ​company receives around 100 inbound ​callsper day.
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coming from another country: They will discourage ​foreigninvestment by ​effectively levying a ​tax on inbound ​investment.
(Definition of inbound from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inbound”
in Chinese (Simplified) 到达的, 入境的, 归航的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 到達的, 入境的, 歸航的…
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