Meaning of “research and development” in the English Dictionary

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"research and development" in British English

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

"research and development" in Business English

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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)

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