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" [syn: part, share]
2 a voluntary gift (as of money or service or ideas) made to some worthwhile cause [syn: donation]
3 act of giving in common with others for a common purpose especially to a charity [syn: 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
something given or offered that adds to a larger whole
(finance) an amount of money given toward something
the act of contributing
Contribution may refer to:
- A payment between defendants with joint and several liability to apportion liability
- Publication in a newspaper, magazine, etc.
- Transport of audio or video content by broadcasters prior to distribution (for example audio or video links between a sports venue or concert hall and the broadcaster's studios)
- Contribution margin in cost accounting and analysis
contribution in German: Abgabe
contribution in Simple English: Contribution
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