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English definition of “backroom”

backroom

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˌbækˈruːm/ US   /ˈbækˌruːm/
done secretly or without attracting attention: They did a last-minute backroom deal with the union negotiators. backroom negotiations/politics
used to describe the people in an organization whose work is not seen by the public: the backroom boys/staff
(Definition of backroom from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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