Definition of 'utility'
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Do note that you use this utility at your own risk.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He has to accept that he is a very good utility player.The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Banks and utility companies use available data to check whether people are being honest about their circumstances.The Sun (2010)
Other utility groups have launched similar processes to find new partners with whom to share building costs.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But they are unacceptable from public utilities who are making a mint from supplying homes and firms with power.The Sun (2012)
The total utility you receive from consuming five sandwiches is higher and will continue to increase as you consume more sandwiches.Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
On the other hand one of the main features of the last two chapters has been the emphasis on the practical utility of scientific knowledge.Science, Technology, and Social Change (1988)
Consumers are being denied the benefits of a sudden collapse in the price of natural gas that is bringing a profits surge to gas utilities.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
What happens is that managers may overtly reject it because of a lack of understanding of the technique or because of its lack of practical utility.A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, Functions
At peak traffic, it seems like a million vans and sports utility vehicles are entering our campus at the same time.Christianity Today (2000)
Its clients include oil and gas groups, exploration and production companies, energy services companies and utilities.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Time will also have to be spent on setting up your utilities, from sending meter readings to your new energy provider to choosing a broadband supplier.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Also shop around for car insurance, home insurance, all your other utilities and services such as broadband.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Energy companies face the threat of a full-scale investigation for allegedly rigging gas prices used to set consumers' utility bills.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It's like a marriage between a rugged sport utility and a sporty coupé, but with lots of space and practicality.The Sun (2008)
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Definition of utility from the Collins English Dictionary