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prospectusnoun [C]

 us   /prəˈspek·təs/
a ​smallbook that ​describes a ​college, ​school, etc., and ​itsactivities, or a ​document that ​advertises a ​plannedbusiness, ​investmentopportunity, etc.
(Definition of prospectus from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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prospectusnoun [C]

uk   us   /prəˈspek.təs/
a ​document giving ​details of a ​college, ​school, or ​business and ​itsactivities: You will ​finddetails of all ​ourcourses in the prospectus.
(Definition of prospectus from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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prospectusnoun [C]

uk   us   /prəˈspektəs/
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a ​legaldocumentoffering a company's ​shares for ​sale, and giving details about the ​company and its ​activities: An ​investor should carefully read the fund's prospectus before ​buyingshares in an ​exchange.
a ​smallbook giving details of a school or college, or of a new ​business or ​project: You can read all about the different ​courses in the university prospectus. acompany prospectus
(Definition of prospectus from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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