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get-out clause

noun [C]
 
 
UK informal
LAW part of an agreement that allows someone to avoid doing something that they normally would have to do: Club officials allowed the German player to insert a get-out clause in his contract in case his family failed to settle in England.
(Definition of get-out clause from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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