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English definition of “business continuity”

business continuity

noun [U]
the ability of a company to continue working after a fire, storm, computer failure, or other event that might interrupt business: business continuity planning
(Definition of business continuity from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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