penetration Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"penetration" in British English

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penetrationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌpen.ɪˈtreɪ.ʃən/

penetration noun [U] (MOVEMENT INTO)

a ​movement into or through something or someone: Sunscreens can ​helpreduce the penetration of ​ultravioletrays into the ​skin. The ​company is ​trying to ​increaseits penetration of the ​market. the ​act of a man putting his penis into his partner's ​body during ​sex

penetration noun [U] (UNDERSTANDING)

formal someone's ​ability to ​understandquickly and well
(Definition of penetration from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"penetration" in Business English

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penetrationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌpenɪˈtreɪʃən/ MARKETING, COMMERCE
a ​level of ​sales, or of ​increase in ​sales, of a ​product or ​service in a particular ​area: broadband/internet/mobile-phone penetration Broadband penetration is set to ​soar in Eastern ​Europeanmarkets.
(Definition of penetration from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “penetration”
in Chinese (Simplified) 穿透, 进入, (性交时阴茎的)插入…
in Chinese (Traditional) 穿透, 進入, (性交時陰莖的)插入…
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