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"untapped" in British English

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untappedadjective

uk   /ʌnˈtæpt/  us   /ʌnˈtæpt/
(Definition of untapped from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"untapped" in American English

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untappedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ʌnˈtæpt/
(of a supply of something valuable) not yet used or taken advantage of: The country’s forests are largely untapped resources.
(Definition of untapped from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"untapped" in Business English

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untappedadjective

uk   us   /ʌnˈtæpt/
if the supply of something valuable is untapped, it has not started to be used: There is a wealth of untapped demand for their products. He sees a huge untapped market for cutting-edge green exports. The Gulf of Guinea has some of the world's greatest untapped oil reserves. untapped potential/resources/sources
(Definition of untapped from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “untapped”
in Chinese (Simplified) 未利用的, 未开发的…
in Turkish kullanılmamış, el değmemiş…
in Russian неиспользованный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 未利用的, 未開發的…
in Polish niewykorzystany…
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