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Significado de “contingency” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "contingency" - Diccionario Inglés

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Significado de "contingency" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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contingencynoun [C]

us   /kənˈtɪn·dʒən·si/
something that might possibly happen in the future, usually causing problems or making further plans and arrangements necessary: We must prepare for all possible contingencies.
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Significado de "contingency" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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contingencynoun [C]

uk   /kənˈtɪndʒənsi/ us   plural contingencies
something that might possibly happen in the future, usually causing problems or making further arrangements necessary: "While it is impossible to account for every contingency, the industry historically has met demand and fully expects to do so this winter," said the American Petroleum Institute.
an arrangement for dealing with something that might possibly happen or cause problems in the future: The report advises a minimum fund of three months' net income to provide a contingency against uncertainties in the future.
on a contingency basis
LAW if you work for someone on a contingency basis, you agree that you will only be paid if you achieve a particular aim, for example, getting a successful result in a court of law: In personal injury cases many attorneys work on a contingency basis, so you will not have to pay them a fee up front.
(Definition of contingency from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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