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"pecuniary" in British English

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pecuniaryadjective

uk   /pɪˈkjuː.njər.i/  us   /-ni.er-/ formal
relating to ​money: pecuniary ​interest/​loss/​benefit a pecuniary ​matter
(Definition of pecuniary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pecuniary" in Business English

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pecuniaryadjective

uk   /pɪˈkjuːnjəri/  us   /pɪˈkjuːnieri/ formal LAW
relating to ​money: pecuniary advantage/benefit/interest Prosecution ​lawyers argued that the Chairman had a pecuniary ​interest in the ​deal.pecuniary gain/loss An ​accountant may have to ​calculate past and future pecuniary ​loss.
(Definition of pecuniary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pecuniary”
in Chinese (Simplified) 钱的, 金钱上的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 錢的, 金錢上的…
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