Meaning of “outdated” in the English Dictionary

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"outdated" in American English

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us /ˌɑʊtˈdeɪ·t̬ɪd/ also out-of-date

no longer useful or modern:

an outdated computer system
This handbook is outdated.

(Definition of “outdated” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"outdated" in Business English

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uk /ˌaʊtˈdeɪtɪd/ us

old or old-fashioned and therefore not as good or as useful as something more modern or more recent:

outdated equipment/technology The company is finding it hard to compete because of the outdated equipment it is using.
Staff shortages and an outdated computer system are blamed for the problem.
The library has several outdated financial-planning books on its shelves, including a tax preparation guide from 1995.

(Definition of “outdated” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)