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outreachnoun [U]

uk   /ˈaʊt.riːtʃ/  us   /ˈaʊt.riːtʃ/
an effort to bring services or information to people where they live or spend time: The centre was awarded a grant for outreach to the homeless.

outreachadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈaʊt.riːtʃ/  us   /ˈaʊt.riːtʃ/
bringing medical or other services to people at home or to where they spend time: an outreach worker/centre An AIDS outreach program for prostitutes on the streets.
(Definition of outreach from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"outreach" in American English

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outreachnoun [U]

 us   /ˈɑʊtˌritʃ/
an effort to bring services or information to people where they live or spend time: The center was awarded a grant for counseling and outreach to the homeless.
(Definition of outreach from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"outreach" in Business English

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outreachnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈaʊtriːtʃ/
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY the process of an organization building relationships with people in order to advise them, for example about health or financial problems: We're now doing a lot of outreach in the local community. outreach programs/campaigns/efforts an outreach worker/director
(Definition of outreach from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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