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incorporateverb [T]

uk   /ɪnˈkɔː.pər.eɪt/ us   /ɪnˈkɔːr.pɚ.eɪt/
C2 to include something as part of something larger: Suggestions from the survey have been incorporated into/in the final design. This aircraft incorporates several new safety features.

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incorporation
noun [U] uk   /ɪnˌkɔː.pərˈeɪ.ʃən/ us   /ɪnˌkɔːr.pəˈreɪ.ʃən/
the regular incorporation of organic material into garden soil
(Definition of incorporate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"incorporate" in American English

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incorporateverb

us   /ɪnˈkɔr·pəˌreɪt/
  • incorporate verb (INCLUDE)

[T] to include something within something else: This aircraft incorporates several new safety features.
  • incorporate verb (MAKE A COMPANY)

incorporated
adjective [only after n, not gradable] us   /ɪnˈkɔr·pəˌreɪ·t̬ɪd/ abbreviation Inc.
McLaughlin Glass, Incorporated
incorporation
noun [U] /ɪnˌkɔr·pəˈreɪ·ʃən/
the incorporation of black soldiers into Union ranks
(Definition of incorporate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"incorporate" in Business English

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incorporateverb [ T]

uk   /ɪnˈkɔːpəreɪt/ us  
[usually passive] LAW to make a company or organization into a legal corporation (= a particular type of company): incorporate an association/a business/a company The association was incorporated in 1970. Our company was incorporated in Delaware after World War I.
to include something within something else: incorporate a component/an element/a feature Mobile phones incorporate features of desktop computers, personal digital assistants, and landlines.incorporate a concept/an idea/a theme Working with colleagues from other countries gives us the opportunity to incorporate new ideas and methods.incorporate sth into sth We've incorporated the hydraulic central heating into the floor tiles.incorporate sth with sth Thirty years ago, the idea that a phone could be incorporated with a computer and be held in one hand was the stuff of comic books.
(Definition of incorporate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incorporate”
in Vietnamese bao gồm…
in Spanish incorporar…
in Malaysian menggabungkan…
in Thai รวมเข้าด้วยกัน…
in French incorporer…
in German einschließen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 包含, 將…包括在內…
in Russian включать (в состав чего-либо)…
in Turkish birleştirmek, katmak, dahil etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 包含, 将…包括在内…
in Indonesian mencakup…
in Polish włączać…
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