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project

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈprɒdʒekt/
WORK B2 a carefully planned piece of work that has a particular purpose: a research project The new building project will cost $45 million. My next project will be to paint the bedrooms.Plans and arrangements
SCHOOL WORK A2 a piece of school work that involves detailed study of a subject: We're doing a class project on the environment.Classes, courses and coursework
(Definition of project noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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