Definition Offshore

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Definition

offshore (drilling): marine (drilling), (drilling) in the sea
adverb
Offshore drilling can be harmful to the environment: if anything goes wrong the oil can flood into the sea.

(to invest) offshore: (to invest) in companies in other countries, outside of the country
adverb
We have decided to open an offshore bank account to avoid paying tax.
offshore funds money in an external, foreign bank account
offshore orders orders for exporting abroad

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