contribution

Definitions

General English

  • noun something that someone does to help something to happen
  • noun something, usually money, given to help to pay for something

General Science

  • noun something given or provided as part of a whole

Accounting

  • noun money paid to add to a sum
  • noun the difference between sales value and the variable costs of a unit sold. This goes to cover fixed costs and provide the profit.

Aviation

  • noun the part that something plays in making or causing something
  • noun the act of contributing or something, especially money, that is given or provided

Information & Library Science

  • noun a piece of material that forms part of a publication or broadcast

Law

  • noun the right of someone to get money from a third party to cover the amount which he or she personally has to pay

Media Studies

  • noun an article or other material that is submitted for use in a publication or broadcast
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