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Meaning of “projected” in the English Dictionary

"projected" in British English

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projectedadjective

uk   us   /prəˈdʒek.tɪd/
planned for the ​future or ​calculatedbased on ​information already ​known: The projected ​extension to the ​motorway is going to ​cost over £4 million.
(Definition of projected from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"projected" in American English

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projectedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /prəˈdʒek·tɪd/
(of an ​amount or ​resultexpected in the ​future) ​calculated from ​information already ​known: The projected ​populationgrowth will ​keepdoctorsbusy.
(Definition of projected from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"projected" in Business English

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projectedadjective [before noun]

uk   /prəˈdʒektɪd/  us   /prəˈdʒektɪd/ ECONOMICS, FINANCE
planned for the future or ​calculatedbased on ​information already known: With millions of water bottles used each ​year across the city, the 10¢-per-bottle ​tax would ​add up to a projected $21 million. The ​revenue has helped to ​turn last year's projected ​loss of €3.4m into an expected ​profit of €3m.projected rate/level/range The projected ​rate of ​growth for the ​globaleconomy is 1.7%.projected earnings/growth/increase Passenger ​revenuerose by 3.3% to $918 million, against projected ​growth of 9.9%.
(Definition of projected from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “projected”
in Chinese (Simplified) 计划的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 計劃的,預計的,推斷的…
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