Definition of innovation in English:

innovation

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Pronunciation: /ɪnəˈveɪʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Derivatives

innovational

Pronunciation: /-ˈveɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/
adjective
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  • It fills this role, in part, because it is a general-purpose technology one of a small number of drastic innovations that creates innovational complementarities that increase productivity in a downstream sector.
  • It was an innovational approach to solving problems and moving beyond the established and suitable restrictions of common usage.
  • In addition, a glimpse of an innovational approach is given which will revolutionize handling of such compounds in the future.

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin innovatio(n-), from the verb innovare (see innovate).

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