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e-business

noun ( also ebusiness)
 
 
/ˈiːbɪznɪs/ E-COMMERCE
[U] the business of buying and selling goods over the internet: This new approach is not just a new way of doing ebusiness, it’s a new way of looking at it. Our division includes IT consulting and e-business services. e-business venture/opportunity/project
[C] a business that operates over the internet: They visited IBM's headquarters to find out what they needed to do to turn their company into an e-business.
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