Meaning of “notification” in the English Dictionary

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"notification" in British English

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notificationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌnəʊ.tɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌnoʊ.t̬ə.fəˈkeɪ.ʃən/

the act of telling someone officially about something, or a document that does this:

You must give the bank (a) written notification if you wish to close your account.

a message that is automatically sent to you to tell you there has been activity on one of your social media accounts, for example, when someone has commented on something you have written on Facebook

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

"notification" in Business English

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notificationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌnəʊtɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ us

the act of telling someone officially about something that has happened or will happen, or a document that does this:

a written notification
You must give the bank notification in writing if you wish to close your account.
Millions of taxpayers have now received notification of their new tax code.
notification to sb Good professional practice requires notification to clients of major changes to the composition of a firm.

(Definition of “notification” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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