Definition of 'resource'
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The future of our healthcare system depends upon better use of limited resources. Times, Sunday Times (2017) Time and resources spent on social media just got much easier to justify. Computing (2010)The obvious factors are time and resources. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Lack of time and resources were cited as the main reasons for the errant behaviour. Computing (2010)He accused some forces of reluctance to commit time and resources to the project or to work with councils to manage the bins. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is important to consider making better use of existing resources when managing a virtualised IT environment. Computing (2010)But City have invested a lot of time and resources to get him here - this was viewed as the dream ticket. The Sun (2017)With their focus on growth and with intensive demands on time and resources, SMEs are particularly receptive to this exciting new business environment. Computing (2010)You are called to use the resources that you have for the life of others. Christianity Today (2000)Yet knowledge is not a business resource. MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)They are already talking about a tax on coal and natural resources. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Why should government resources be used to become involved in this business? Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is an area of huge oil resources. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The most important resource in my business is our people. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This was followed by a lack of resources and time. Times, Sunday Times (2014)This may well involve either retaining the operational responsibility or relinquishing that as well to release resources and realise capital. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Phase the project to suit your resources, capability and risk. Times, Sunday Times (2008)From then on it was no longer about resource allocation but economic migration, plain and simple. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He destroys people, the most valuable resource of the enterprise. MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)In the first place, capital is a resource. MANAGING IN TURBULENT TIMES (1980)He added that test results in the area were not suggestive of a maJor oil resource. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This part of the country is not rich in natural resources apart from coal, potassium and salt. Geography Basic Facts (1983)The country has few resources other than geothermal energy and fish, but it has put them to good use. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is the day on which we go past the resources that the Earth can renew in the course of the year. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The question is whether or not this country has the resources and the political will or the collective will to commit the capabilities that will be needed. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is in a region with huge copper resources and the mine is expected to produce up to 110,000 tonnes of copper a year. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is the third-largest known copper resource in Africa. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There are good reasons for conserving energy and the Earth 's natural resources. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Commodity prices are rising, there is a shortage of certain minerals and resources like copper, supply is constrained. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'resource'
British English: resource /rɪˈzɔːs; -ˈsɔːs/ NOUN
The resources of a country, organization, or person are the materials, money, and other things they have and can use.
...scarce water resources.
- American English: resource
- Arabic: مَوْرِد
- Brazilian Portuguese: recurso
- Chinese: 资源
- Croatian: resurs
- Czech: zdroje
- Danish: ressource
- Dutch: rijkdommen
- European Spanish: recurso
- Finnish: resurssi
- French: ressource
- German: Mittel
- Greek: πόρος
- Italian: risorsa
- Japanese: 資源
- Korean: 자원 공급하다
- Norwegian: ressurs
- Polish: zasób
- European Portuguese: recurso
- Romanian: resursă
- Russian: ресурс
- Spanish: recurso
- Swedish: resurs
- Thai: ทรัพยากร
- Turkish: kaynak destek
- Ukrainian: ресурс
- Vietnamese: nguồn lực
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