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"including" in British English

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includingpreposition

uk   us   /ɪnˈkluː.dɪŋ/
A2 used for saying that a ​person or thing is ​part of a ​particulargroup or ​amount: Eight ​people, including two ​children, were ​injured in the ​explosion. Including ​Christmas Day and Boxing Day, I've got a ​week off ​work.

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

"including" in Business English

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includingpreposition

uk   us   /ɪnˈkluːdɪŋ/
used for saying that a ​person or thing is ​part of a particular ​group or ​amount: A ​customerbase including 15 of the Fortune 100 ​companies is a ​strongstart. The camera ​sells for $550, not including the tripod. The ​positionrequires consensus-building, including taking the views of all ​stakeholders into ​consideration. Including me, our ​office now has 15 ​full-timeemployees.
(Definition of including from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “including”
in Arabic مُتَضَمِنًا…
in Korean -을 포함한…
in Portuguese inclusive…
in Catalan inclòs…
in Japanese ~込みで, ~を含めて…
in Chinese (Simplified) 包括…(在内)…
in Turkish içeren, dahil eden, dahil…
in Russian включая…
in Chinese (Traditional) 包括…(在內)…
in Italian incluso…
in Polish w tym, wliczając, łącznie z…
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