Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “best practice”

best practice

noun [C or U]
 
 
WORKPLACE
a working method, or set of working methods, that is officially accepted as being the best to use in a particular business or industry: The company identified best practices that have led to more successful product development.best practice in sth Many employers want to adopt best practice in management of their people, but do not know what this is. a best-practice policy/programme
(Definition of best practice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of best practice?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “best practice” in other dictionaries

Translations of “best practice”

Word of the Day

initial

of or at the beginning

Word of the Day

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More