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innovation

Saltos de línea: in¦nov|ation
Pronunciación: /ɪnəˈveɪʃ(ə)n
 
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Definición de innovation en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
1The action or process of innovating: innovation is crucial to the continuing success of any organization
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • An alliance allows its partners to speed up the processes of innovation and market expansion.
  • The Eighties were the decade of innovation and novelty in frozen and processed foods.
  • Scotland has a very proud record for biotech developments and innovation.
Sinónimos
new measures, new methods, new devices, novelty, newness, unconventionality, modernization, modernism;
a break with tradition, a shift of emphasis, a departure, a change of direction
informal a shake up
North American informal a shakedown
1.1 [count noun] A new method, idea, product, etc. technological innovations designed to save energy
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He was always open to new ideas and innovations and increasingly his life became the canvas on which he plotted his art.
  • Take a look back at some of the events, ideas and innovations that brought us here.
  • Any nation with such a result will never catch up with the latest technological innovations.

Origen

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

Derivados

innovational

1
Pronunciación: /-ˈveɪʃ(ə)n(ə)l/
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • 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.

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