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noun completion pronunciation in British English /kəmˈpliːʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the process of finishing an activity or job
    Forms will be sent to our clients for completion.
    completion of: After completion of his medical training, Stein went to work in Africa.
    on/upon completion of something: Each student is given a certificate on successful completion of the course.
    1. a.
      the time when an activity or job is finished
      The completion date for the tunnel is December 2010.
      nearing completion: Restoration work on the church is nearing completion.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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