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Meaning of “topic” in the English Dictionary

"topic" in British English

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topicnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtɒp.ɪk/  us   /ˈtɑː.pɪk/
B1 a ​subject that is ​discussed, written about, or ​studied: Our ​discussionincluded topics such as ​acidrain and the ​melting of ​polarice.

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(Definition of topic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"topic" in American English

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topicnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtɑp·ɪk/
a ​subject that is written about, ​discussed, or ​studied: We must ​pick topics for ​ourresearchpapers by next ​week.
(Definition of topic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “topic”
in Korean 주제…
in Arabic مَوْضوع…
in Malaysian topik…
in French sujet…
in Russian тема…
in Chinese (Traditional) 話題, 主題…
in Italian argomento, soggetto…
in Turkish konu, mevzu…
in Polish temat…
in Spanish asunto, tema…
in Vietnamese chủ đề…
in Portuguese tópico, assunto…
in Thai หัวข้อ…
in German das Thema…
in Catalan tema…
in Japanese 主題, テーマ, トピック…
in Chinese (Simplified) 话题, 主题…
in Indonesian topik…
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