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brief

noun [C]
 
 
/briːf/
WORKPLACE instructions that explain what someone's work or task is: His brief was to streamline the group's financial services operation.give sb/prepare a brief We have prepared a brief for a full study by a consultant.
LAW a document that shows the facts of a legal case that will be argued by a lawyer in a court: to prepare/file/submit a brief
→  See also creative brief , design brief , watching brief
Translations of “brief”
in Chinese (Traditional) 簡短…
in Russian инструкция, информация…
in Turkish kısa, özet, öz bilgi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 简短…
in Polish wytyczne, instrukcje…
(Definition of brief noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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