or fulfilment noun Date: circa 1775 1. the act or process of fulfilling 2. the act or process of delivering a product (as a publication) to a customer

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  • Fulfillment — (britisches Englisch Fulfilment „Erfüllung“) ist die Gesamtheit aller Aktivitäten, die nach dem Abschluss eines Vertrags der Belieferung des Kunden dienen. Vor allem sind dieses: Bestellungsannahme Lagerhaltung Kommissionierung Verpackung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fulfillment — Ful*fill ment, n. [Written also fulfilment.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of fulfilling; accomplishment; completion; as, the fulfillment of prophecy. [1913 Webster] 2. Execution; performance; as, the fulfillment of a promise. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fulfillment — index cessation (termination), conclusion (outcome), discharge (performance), end (termination) …   Law dictionary

  • fulfillment — 1775, from FULFILL (Cf. fulfill) + MENT (Cf. ment) …   Etymology dictionary

  • fulfillment — [n] accomplishment, completion achievement, attainment, carrying out, carrying through, consummation, contentedness, contentment, crowning, discharge, discharging, effecting, end, gratification, implementation, just the ticket*, kick*, kicks*… …   New thesaurus

  • fulfillment — ful|fill|ment [ ful fılmənt ] noun 1. ) uncount a feeling of happiness and satisfaction, especially because you are doing something important or using your abilities: Being a doctor gives me a real sense of fulfillment. 2. ) uncount the act of… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Fulfillment — Fulfilment or fulfillment may refer to:* Order fulfillment The activities performed once an order is received * Fulfillment house A company specializing in order fulfillment …   Wikipedia

  • fulfillment — /fool fil meuhnt/, n. 1. the act or state of fulfilling: to witness the fulfillment of a dream; to achieve fulfillment of one s hopes. 2. the state or quality of being fulfilled; completion; realization: a vague plan that had no hope of… …   Universalium

  • fulfillment — n. 1) personal fulfillment (a sense of personal fulfillment) 2) partial fulfillment (of the requirements for a doctoral degree) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • fulfillment —  Filling orders from mail order marketing.  ► “Fulfillment houses and in house departments are working in ways to bring customer service up to speed by implementing formal service programs and restructuring their management philosophies to… …   American business jargon

  • fulfillment — noun 1. a feeling of satisfaction at having achieved your desires (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑fulfilment • Derivationally related forms: ↑fulfil (for: ↑fulfilment), ↑fulfill …   Useful english dictionary

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