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venture

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈventʃər/
a new business activity: business/commercial venture The firm is looking overseas for more lucrative business ventures. The total value of venture investments increased to $5.6 billion in the second quarter. The American car giant and its venture partner in China are investing millions of dollars to explore ways of reducing reliance on petrol. create/form/set up a venture finance/fund/invest in a venture →  See also joint venture
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