Innovation definition

ĭnə-vāshən
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Something newly introduced.
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The definition of innovation is invention or new.

When a company comes up with a creative new product such as a new tablet PC, this is an example of innovation.

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The act of innovating; the introduction of something new, in customs, rites, etc.
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The act or process of innovating.
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A change effected by innovating; a change in customs; something new, and contrary to established customs, manners, or rites.
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A newly formed shoot, or the annually produced addition to the stems of many mosses.
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The act of introducing something new.
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Something newly introduced; new method, custom, device, etc.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
innovation
Plural:
innovations

Origin of innovation

  • From Middle French innovation, from Old French innovacion, from Late Latin innovatio

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