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English definition of “filing system”

filing system

noun [C]
 
 
WORKPLACE
the way that documents and files are organized, on a computer or in an office: Without money to invest in technology improvements, the agency continued to rely on a paper-based filing system from the pre-computer age.online/electronic filing system This electronic filing system and database automatically approves broker-license applications that meet federal standards.
(Definition of filing system from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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