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limited

  
1       adj   Something that is limited is not very great in amount, range, or degree.  
usu ADJ n   (=small)  
They may only have a limited amount of time to get their points across...     
2       adj   A limited company is one whose owners are legally responsible for only a part of any money that it may owe if it goes bankrupt.  
  (mainly BRIT, BUSINESS)   ADJ n, n ADJ  
They had plans to turn the club into a limited company..., He is the founder of International Sports Management Limited.     
in AM, use incorporated     


limited edition        ( limited editions    plural  ) A limited edition is a work of art, such as a book which is only produced in very small numbers, so that each one will be valuable in the future.      n-count  
public limited company        ( public limited companies    plural  ) A public limited company is the same as a public company. The abbreviation plc is used after such companies' names.     (BUSINESS)      n-count  
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n.
competitive set: a group of other brands offering a similar product or service, to the same consumers
n.
economic player that both produces and consumes a good or service
portmanteau word: producer + consumer. Linked to mass costumisation
adj.
(about a product or service) meant to meet the customers' basic requirements; with no add-ons, including only the basic features
E.g: It's a no frills hotel, but very clean and with friendly staff.
n.
replacement of a rail transport service (tram, subway, train) with a bus
[Neologism] from "bus" and "substitution"
adj.
refers to a product or service whose design, blueprint or code is free to use and modify
Examples of open source projects: Linux, Mozzila Firefox (softwares); DIY open drones (drone design), arduino (electronics)
n.
also FCR, a customer-service indicator used in the call center industry.
[Bus.]
n.
Emergency Medical Services - Polysemic Term used in USA and UK for Prehospital Emergency Services and other countries as the whole chain from Emergency Call to Hospital Intensive Care services.
Care Traduction difficulty !
n.
buying or selling of goods tangible or intangible and services commonly on internet actually happen in cyberspace is called ecommerce or cyber commerce
[Tech.]
n.
someone who does not use high-technology items or services on a daily basis
[Slang] "Amish" is the name of a religious group arisen in the 16th century, that resists modern world's changes (including technology, fashion etc.)
n.
network-based services that makes information available from multiple electronic devices by linking it to an account
[Tech.]
o.
eMoney is electronic money exchangeable electronically for good and services via cyber digital device.
[Tech.] eMoney is electronic money exchangeable electronically via cyber digital device as cell phone
n.
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents
n.
a business model in which goods or services are shared, swapped, or rented over networks, rather than being owned by individuals
Ex: Airbnb, the peer-to-peer accomodation marketplace Related to the concept of "sharing economy"

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