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"emu" in British English

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emunoun [C]

uk   /ˈiː.mjuː/  us   /ˈiː.mjuː/ (plural emu or emus)

EMUnoun [U]

uk   /ˌiː.emˈjuː/  us   /ˌiː.emˈjuː/
abbreviation for European Monetary Union: the process within the European Union of moving towards a single currency
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"EMU" in Business English

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EMUnoun [S or U]

uk   us   /ˌiːemˈjuː/
abbreviation for European Monetary Union/ Economic and Monetary Union: the group of countries in Europe who use the same currency (the euro), or the process by which many countries started to use the euro: The study examines fiscal rules in the EMU. Competitive conditions vary even within the EMU, as wages and inflation rates differ from country to country. In the article he analyses how the EMU process has influenced political integration within the European Union.
(Definition of EMU from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “emu”
in Spanish emú…
in Vietnamese đà điểu Úc…
in Malaysian burung emu…
in Thai นกอีมู…
in French émeu…
in German der Emu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (产于澳大利亚的)鸸鹋…
in Indonesian burung emu…
in Chinese (Traditional) (産於澳大利亞的)鴯鶓…
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A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
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