Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English pronunciation of “research and development”

research and development

noun [U] (abbreviation R and D)
 
uk
How to pronounce research and development noun in British English
 
us
How to pronounce research and development noun in American English
View dictionary definition of research and development »
(Pronunciation of research and development noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “research and development” in other dictionaries

Translations of “research and development”

Word of the Day

beneficiary

a person or group who receives money, advantages, etc. as a result of something else

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More