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buildout

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɪldaʊt
 
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Definition of buildout in English:

noun

[mass noun] North American
The growth, development, or expansion of something: the rapid buildout of digital technology
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  • Service providers that develop business cases for buildout of new metro-optical networks and execute effectively improve their odds of surviving the current market environment.
  • National governments sucked over £63b out of the telecom operators, money which was crucial to finance network buildout and handset development.
  • The benefit is that competition remains at the service end, and efforts aren't wasted duplicating the same technology buildout on the backend.

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