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English definition of “community relations”

community relations

noun [plural]
 
 
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
the relationship that a company, organization, etc. has with the people who live in the area in which it operates: "Great community relations are part of the team's marketing plan," Carter said. A comprehensive community relations program can help any organization achieve visibility within its community.build/improve community relations Their problem is how to build community relations when they are only able to employ a small proportion of the local population.
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