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noun [C] (PROMISE)    /ˌʌn.dəˈteɪ.kɪŋ/ US  /ˈʌn.dɚˌteɪ.kɪŋ/ formal
a formal promise: [+ that] formal The manager gave a written undertaking that no one would lose their job.Making and breaking promises and commitments
(Definition of undertaking noun (PROMISE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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