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"innovative" in British English

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innovativeadjective

uk   /ˈɪn.ə.və.tɪv/ us   /ˈɪn.ə.veɪ.t̬ɪv/ UK also innovatory, uk   /ˈɪn.ə.veɪ.tər.i/ us  
(Definition of innovative from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"innovative" in American English

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innovativeadjective

us   /ˈɪn·əˌveɪ·t̬ɪv/
(of ideas and methods) new and different: Gwen introduced a number of innovative solutions.
(Definition of innovative from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"innovative" in Business English

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innovativeadjective

uk   /ˈɪnəvətɪv/ us   /ˈɪnəveɪtɪv/ UK also innovatory
using new ideas or methods: In recent years, the company has relied more on creative repackaging than on innovative design.innovative ideas/products/programmes Big companies are always looking for innovative products that can't be easily copied. an innovative approach/practice/strategy The group aims to reduce the risks and increase the chances of innovatory, technology-based start-ups making it in the big commercial world.
innovatively
adverb
to think innovatively
(Definition of innovative from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “innovative”
in Arabic مُبتَكَر…
in Korean 혁신적인…
in Portuguese inovador…
in Catalan innovador…
in Japanese 革新的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 创新的,革新的, 新颖的…
in Turkish yenilikçi, yeni fikir ve yöntemleri kullanan…
in Russian новаторский, передовой…
in Chinese (Traditional) 創新的,革新的, 新穎的…
in Italian innovativo…
in Polish nowatorski…
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“innovative” in Business English

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