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"notional" in British English

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notionaladjective

uk   /ˈnəʊ.ʃən.əl/  us   /ˈnoʊ-/ formal
(Definition of notional from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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notionaladjective

uk   us   /ˈnəʊʃənəl/
existing only as an ​idea, or as an ​approximateamount: Diamonds only ​retain their notional ​value through strict ​control of the ​market. Almost everyone will have to ​pay a ​highertaxbill than the notional ​amount suggested by the ​government. They are ​convertingdebt into enough ​shares at a notional 8.6p each to give them 60% of the ​equity.
(Definition of notional from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “notional”
in Chinese (Simplified) 理论上的, 概念上的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 理論上的, 概念上的…
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