Meaning of “troubleshooting” in the English Dictionary

"troubleshooting" in British English

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troubleshootingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈtrʌb.əlˌʃuː.tɪŋ/ us /ˈtrʌb.əlˌʃuː.t̬ɪŋ/
verb [ I or T ] uk /ˈtrʌb.əl.ʃuːt/ us /ˈtrʌb.əl.ʃuːt/ troubleshot, troubleshot

They brought me in to troubleshoot - to go in, sort out the problem, and get out again.
A top German engineer has been appointed to troubleshoot the cause of the accident.
noun [ C ] uk /ˈtrʌb.əlˌʃuː.tər/ us /ˈtrʌb.əlˌʃuː.t̬ɚ/

He is an important strategist and troubleshooter for the organization.

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

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troubleshootingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈtrʌb·əlˌʃu·t̬ɪŋ/

the process of solving problems, esp. complicated problems in a system:

He’s very good at troubleshooting because he knows these computers as well as anybody.
noun [ C ] us /ˈtrʌb·əlˌʃu·t̬ər/

An experienced politician was hired as a troubleshooter for the election campaign.

(Definition of “troubleshooting” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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