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expenditure

noun
 
 
/ɪkˈspen.dɪ.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
[C or U] the total amount of money that a government or person spends
(政府或個人的)全部開支,花費
It's part of a drive to cut government expenditure.
這是削減政府開支的一個方法。
The government's annual expenditure on arms has been reduced.
政府已經縮減了年度軍備開支。
AccountingCosts and expensesEconomics and the state of the economy
[U] the act of using or spending energy, time or money
(精力、時間或錢的)耗費,花費
The expenditure of effort on this project has been enormous.
已經在這項工程上付出了重大的努力。
Using and misusing
(Definition of expenditure from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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