troubleshooting Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"troubleshooting" in British English

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troubleshootingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈtrʌb.l̩ˌʃuː.tɪŋ/  us   /-t̬ɪŋ/
discovering why something does not ​workeffectively and making ​suggestions about how to ​improve it: The ​instructionmanualincludes a ​section on troubleshooting to ​help you with any ​simpleproblems you might have with the TV.
troubleshoot
verb [I or T] uk   us   /ˈtrʌb.l̩.ʃuːt/ (troubleshot, troubleshot)
They ​brought me in to troubleshoot - to go in, ​sort out the ​problem, and get out again. A ​topGermanengineer has been ​appointed to troubleshoot the ​cause of the ​accident.
troubleshooter
noun [C] uk   /-ˌʃuː.tər/  us   /-ˌʃuː.t̬ɚ/
He is an ​importantstrategist 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 ​solvingproblems, esp. ​complicatedproblems in a ​system: He’s very good at troubleshooting because he ​knows these ​computers as well as anybody.
troubleshooter
noun [C]  us   /ˈtrʌb·əlˌʃu·t̬ər/
An ​experiencedpolitician was ​hired as a troubleshooter for the ​electioncampaign.
(Definition of troubleshooting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “troubleshooting”
in Chinese (Simplified) 处理难题, 调解, 检修…
in Chinese (Traditional) 處理難題, 調解, 檢修…
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