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Meaning of “write-up” in the English Dictionary

"write-up" in British English

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write-upnoun [C]

uk   /ˈraɪ.tʌp/  us   /-t̬ʌp/
(Definition of write-up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"write-up" in American English

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write-upnoun [C]

 us   /ˈrɑɪtˌʌp/
a ​report or ​article that makes a ​judgment about something, such as a ​play or ​movie: I ​liked the show and gave it a good write-up in the ​collegemagazine.
(Definition of write-up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"write-up" in Business English

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write-upnoun

uk   us   /ˈraɪtʌp/
[C or U] ACCOUNTING, FINANCE an ​increase in the ​value of an ​asset shown in a company's ​accounts: The significant write-up of ​assets after a ​merger is an ​area that ​fraud investigators ​look at closely.
[C] a ​report or an ​article that ​expresses an ​opinion about something: The ​product didn't get a very good write-up in Which? ​magazine.
(Definition of write-up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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