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dossier

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdɒsieɪ/
a collection of documents that contains information relating to a person or subject: Customs & Excise has given the committee a six-page dossier on the activities of the company. prepare/compile/keep a dossier She presented a dossier of customer complaints to the bank.
Translations of “dossier”
in Spanish expediente, dossier…
in French dossier…
in German Akten (pl.)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 檔案,卷宗, 彙編材料…
in Russian досье, дело…
in Turkish dosya…
in Chinese (Simplified) 档案,卷宗, 汇编材料…
in Polish dossier, akta…
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