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English definition of “consequence analysis”

consequence analysis

noun [C or U]    
ENVIRONMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY the process of examining the possible effects of a planned activity , for example the possible risks to the environment that may be caused by building work : This section of the report provides a consequence analysis of specific risks to wildlife that may be associated with the building of the dam .
(Definition of consequence analysis noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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