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"macro" in British English

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macronoun [C]

uk   /ˈmæk.rəʊ/ us   /ˈmæk.roʊ/ plural macros specialized
a single instruction given to a computer that produces a set of instructions for the computer to perform a particular piece of work: I've created a macro to spell check all the files at the same time.

macro-prefix

uk   /mæk.rəʊ-/ us   /mæk.roʊ-/
(Definition of macro from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"macro-" in American English

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macro-prefix

us   /ˈmæk·roʊ/
large, or relating to the whole of something and not just its parts: macroeconomics
(Definition of macro- from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"macro" in Business English

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macronoun [C]

uk   /ˈmækrəʊ/ us  
IT a single instruction given to a computer which produces a set of instructions for the computer to perform a particular task: create/define/use a macro I've created a macro to automatically resize pictures.
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a macro hedge fund

macro-prefix

uk   /mækrəʊ-/ us  
relating to the whole of something, rather than its parts: At a macro-level, economic trends play a fundamental role. The state's ability to exercise macro-control was weakened.
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