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General Business Dictionary

Appreciate

appreciate 1. to notice how good something is 2. (of currency, shares, etc.) to increase in value Related terms: definition of adopt definition of adopt verb to agree to something or to accept… airmail envelope airmail envelope noun a very light envelope for sending

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appraisee

appraisee noun an employee who is being appraised by his or her manager in an appraisal interview Related terms: AAP AAP AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PROGRAM… allowance allowance noun 1. money which is given for a special reason… annul annul verb to cancel or to

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appraise

appraise verb to assess or to calculate the value of something or someone Related terms: ABB ABB ACTIVITY-BASED BUDGETING… accountancy accountancy noun the work of an accountant - They are studying accountancy… acquirer acquirer noun a person or company which buys something… budget budget

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appraisal

appraisal noun a calculation of the value of someone or something ‘…we are now reaching a stage in industry and commerce where appraisals are becoming part of the management culture. Most managers now take it for granted that they will appraise and be appraised’ [Personnel Management]

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Apportionment | What Does Apportionment Mean

What Does Apportionment Mean? The sharing out of costs. Related terms: list address list address noun a list of names and addresses of people… absorption absorption noun the process of making a smaller business part of a… accelerate accelerate verb to make something go

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Apportion | Apportion Definition

Apportion Definition To share out something, e.g. costs, funds or blame - Costs are apportioned according to projected revenue. Related terms: definition of adopt definition of adopt verb to agree to something or to accept… airmail envelope airmail envelope noun a very light

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Appointment | What Does Appointment Mean

What Does Appointment Mean? 1. an arrangement to meet – to make or to fix an appointment with someone for two o’clock – He was late for his appointment – She had to cancel her appointment. 2. the act of being appointed to

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appointee

appointee noun a person who is appointed to a job Related terms: cost performance index cost performance index The process of calculating the costs, by… A, AA, AAA A /e1/, AA, AAA noun letters that show how reliable a… accounts staff accounts

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appoint

appoint verb to choose someone for a job - We have appointed a new distribution manager. - They’ve appointed Janet Smith (to the post of) manager. (NOTE: You appoint a person to a job.) Related terms: business value business value The total value

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apply

apply verb 1. to ask for something, usually in writing - to apply in writing - to apply in person  The more ambitious of the employees will apply for the management trainee program. - About fifty people have applied for the job, but there is

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