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mainstream

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈmeɪnstriːm/
HR, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY to include people who have particular difficulties or needs in the same schools or places of work as everyone else: When the children of immigrants are mainstreamed, they learn the new language within months.mainstream sb into sth People with disabilities are being mainstreamed into community jobs.
to make something become accepted as normal by most people: The recession is mainstreaming the part-time economy.
(Definition of mainstream verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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