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"untapped" in British English

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untappedadjective

uk   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 forcutting-edgegreenexports. The Gulf of Guinea has some of the world's greatest untappedoil 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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