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noun [U] uk   /ˌprɒd.ʌkˈtɪv.ɪ.ti/  us   /ˌproʊ.dəkˈtɪv.ə.t̬i/
C1 the rate at which a company or country makes goods, usually judged in connection with the number of people and the amount of materials necessary to produce the goods: Studies show that if a working environment is pleasant, productivity increases. a productivity bonus/incentive Productivity in the steel industry improved by five percent last year.
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in Chinese (Traditional) 生產率…
in Russian производительность…
in Turkish üretkenlik, verimlilik, prodütivite…
in Chinese (Simplified) 生产率…
in Polish produktywność…
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