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"posting" in British English

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postingnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpəʊ.stɪŋ/  us   /ˈpoʊ.stɪŋ/
  • posting noun [C] (JOB)

UK (US and Australian English usually post) a job, often within the same organization that you are working for, that involves going to a different country or town: If you were offered an overseas posting, would you take it?
(Definition of posting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"posting" in American English

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postingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpoʊ·stɪŋ/
  • posting noun [C] (MAKING KNOWN)

a single act of putting information on the Internet, or the information itself: A hoaxer wrote a widely publicized posting in Ms. Hilton's name.
(Definition of posting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"posting" in Business English

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postingnoun

uk   us   /ˈpəʊstɪŋ/
[C] HR a job, often within the organization that you already work for, which involves going to a different country or town to work for a particular period: a foreign/overseas postinga posting in/to sth He will use a two-year posting in Singapore to encourage people to consider living and working in Scotland.
[C] INTERNET an electronic message or information that is put on a website in order to allow many people to see it: A separate report on Thursday showed that job postings on the internet stayed strong in July. an internet/online/website posting a blog/bulletin board/message board posting
[C or U] ACCOUNTING the process of writing figures in a ledger (= book recording money that a company has spent and received), or the figures that are written: The company's posting of third-quarter earnings indicated a substantial slackening in computer sales.
[U] mainly UK COMMUNICATIONS the act of sending a letter or package by mail: Proof of posting does not constitute proof of delivery.
(Definition of posting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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