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crowdfunding Syllabification: crowd·fund·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈkroudˌfəndiNG/

Definition of crowdfunding in English:


The practice of funding a project or venture by raising many small amounts of money from a large number of people, typically via the Internet: musicians, filmmakers, and artists have successfully raised funds and fostered awareness through crowdfunding
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  • Crowdsourcing and crowdfunding could, in theory, occur without the internet, but "it certainly helps to accelerate the process".
  • It hopes crowdfunding will circumvent these obstacles and create new opportunities.
  • He says crowdfunding relies on "networking, good contacts and a good product".
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