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"pyramid scheme" in British English

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pyramid schemenoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɪr.ə.mɪd ˌskiːm/  us   /ˈpɪr.ə.mɪd ˌskiːm/ US
(Definition of pyramid scheme from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pyramid scheme" in Business English

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pyramid schemenoun

uk   us  
[U] MARKETING →  pyramid selling
[C] FINANCE →  Ponzi scheme
(Definition of pyramid scheme from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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