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English definition of “statement”

statement

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsteɪtmənt/
WORDS B2 something that someone says or writes officially: The prime minister is expected to make a statement later today.Announcing, informing and statingTerminology and vocabulary
MONEY (also bank statement) a piece of paper that shows how much money you have put into your bank account and how much you have taken outBanks and bank accounts
(Definition of statement from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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