Meaning of “research and development” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"research and development" in British English

See all translations

(Definition of “research and development” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"research and development" in Business English

See all translations

research and developmentnoun [ U ]

uk us abbreviation R and D MARKETING, MANAGEMENT

a part of an organization that works to improve its existing products and develop new ones:

The company plans to invest $26 million in the project by expanding its research and development operations.

(Definition of “research and development” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!