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noun fulfillment pronunciation in American English /fʊlˈfɪlmənt/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] a feeling of happiness and satisfaction, especially because you are doing something important or using your abilities
    Being a doctor gives me a real sense of fulfillment.
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  2. 2
    [uncountable] the act of doing something that is promised or expected
    fulfillment of: She has been assiduous in the fulfillment of her duties.
    1. a.
      [countable/uncountable] the act of making something happen
      fulfillment of: fulfillment of a prediction/prophecy


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