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finance

noun     /ˈfaɪnæns/
CONTROL [U]
B2 the control of how large amounts of money should be spentEconomics and the state of the economy
MONEY [U]
the money that is needed to support a business: Who put up the finance for the project?Savings, interest and capital
sb's finances
B2 the money that a person, company, or country has: You must learn how to manage your own finances.Savings, interest and capital
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