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Definition of 'contribution'


  1. any one of a number of individual efforts in a common endeavor; "I am proud of my contribution to the team's success"; "they all did their share of the work"
       Synonyms: part share
  2. a voluntary gift (as of money or service or ideas) made to some worthwhile cause
       Synonyms: donation
  3. act of giving in common with others for a common purpose especially to a charity
       Synonyms: donation
  4. an amount of money contributed; "he expected his contribution to be repaid with interest"
  5. a writing for publication especially one of a collection of writings as an article or story

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