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"short-range" in British English

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short-rangeadjective

uk   /ˌʃɔːtˈreɪndʒ/ us   /ˌʃɔːrtˈreɪndʒ/
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"short-range" in Business English

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short-rangeadjective

uk   /ˌʃɔːtˈreɪndʒ/ us  
relating to a short length of time into the future: Short-range training plans usually focus on an upcoming quarter. short-range product demand
COMMUNICATIONS, TRANSPORT reaching or travelling a short distance: Standard wi-fi technology is intended only for short-range communications. When the car pulls into a gas station, its mileage data is uploaded by short-range radio frequency to a wireless reader. An upturn in the airline industry would help lift demand for commercial aircraft including short-range commuter planes.
(Definition of short-range from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “short-range”
in Chinese (Simplified) 短程的, 短期的, 近期的…
in Turkish kısa menzilli/mesafeli…
in Russian малой дальности…
in Chinese (Traditional) 短程的, 短期的, 近期的…
in Polish bliskiego zasięgu…
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“short-range” in Business English

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