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"institutional" in British English

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institutionaladjective

uk   /ˌɪn.stɪˈtʃuː.ʃən.əl/  us   /ˌɪn.stəˈtuː.ʃən.əl/
relating to an ​institution: The ​hospitalprovidestypicallyawful institutional ​food.

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

"institutional" in American English

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institutionaladjective

 us   /ˌɪn·stəˈtu·ʃə·nəl/
of or ​typical of an institution: The ​hospitalprovidestypicallyawful institutional ​food.
institutionally
adverb  /ˌɪn·stəˈtu·ʃə·nəl·i/
(Definition of institutional from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"institutional" in Business English

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institutionaladjective

uk   /ˌɪnstɪˈtjuːʃənəl/  us   /-ˈtuː-/
relating to an institution, especially a ​financial institution: the company's personal and institutionalclients Institutional ​investors have become more ​active in ​managing their ​portfolios.
institutional racism/sexism
unfairtreatment for ​people of different races, women, etc. that ​result from the ​systems and ​structures within an ​organization: The ​reportfoundevidence of institutional racism in the ​policeservice.
institutionally
adverb
institutionally ​ownedshares
(Definition of institutional from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “institutional”
in Arabic مُؤَسَّسي…
in Korean 기관의…
in Portuguese institucional…
in Catalan institucional…
in Japanese 制度上の, 機関の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 收容机构的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 收容機構的…
in Italian istituzionale…
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