Definition of utilization in US English:

utilization

noun

  • The action of making practical and effective use of something.

    ‘steps to increase the utilization of resources’
    ‘efficient storage utilization’
    • ‘There is a lack of literature offering concrete ways for institutions to increase utilization of counseling centers by international students.’
    • ‘It can have a serious impact on returns on investment, which in turn can impact the utilisation of a company's fixed assets.’
    • ‘The balance of dietary amino acids can affect their overall utilization.’
    • ‘They endorse our utilization of emerging technologies for research, education, and therapy.’
    • ‘Start grazing no later than the bud stage for improved utilization of the available forage.’

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