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collaboration

noun uk   us   /kəˌlæb.əˈreɪ.ʃən/

collaboration noun (WORKING WITH)

C1 [C or U] the situation of two or more people working together to create or achieve the same thing: The two playwrights worked in close collaboration (with each other) on the script. The new airport is a collaboration between two of the best architects in the country.

collaboration noun (HELPING AN ENEMY)

[U] disapproving the situation of people working with an enemy who has taken control of their country: She was accused of collaboration.
Translations of “collaboration”
in Chinese (Traditional) 合作, 協作…
in Russian сотрудничество, коллаборационизм…
in Turkish işbirliği, ortaklık, katılma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 合作, 协作…
in Polish współpraca, kolaboracja…
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