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English definition of “end-around”

end-around

noun [C]
 
 
US
a solution to a problem that avoids the problem rather than dealing with it directly: We're not officially allowed to use outside contractors, so we'll need to do an end-around to bypass that rule. → See also work around
end-around adjective [before noun]
(Definition of end-around from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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