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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.
Marriage between a man of royal or noble birth and his concubine, or a woman greatly his inferior, with the stipulation that wife and children have no claims to his titles or possessions or dignity. The concept is now limited to royal marriages. Syn. Morganatic marriage or marriage of the left hand.
[Hist.] So-called, because at the nuptial ceremony the husband gives his left hand to the bride, rather than his right, when saying, “I take thee for my wedded wife.”
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.]
exp.
Pulizia civile
Impresa di pulizie
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.)
exp.
A person including intelligent programs that uses computer or internet services often has online unique user account.
[Tech.]
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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