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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 ​singleact of putting ​information on the ​Internet, or the ​information itself: A hoaxer ​wrote a ​widelypublicized 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 ​electronicmessage or ​information that is put on a ​website in ​order to ​allow many ​people to see it: A ​separatereport on Thursday showed that job postings on the ​internetstayedstrong in July. aninternet/​online/​website posting a blog/​bulletinboard/​messageboard posting
[C or U] ACCOUNTING the ​process of writing ​figures in a ledger (= ​bookrecordingmoney that a ​company has ​spent and received), or the ​figures that are written: The company's posting of third-quarter ​earningsindicated a ​substantialslackening in ​computersales.
[U] mainly UK COMMUNICATIONS the ​act of ​sending a ​letter or ​package by ​mail: Proof of posting does not ​constituteproof of ​delivery.
(Definition of posting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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