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English definition of “organic growth”

organic growth

noun [U]     (also internal growth)
MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE the increase in a company's sales and profits that is a result of developing its own business activities , rather than buying other companies : Volumes rose 27% last year , including 20% organic growth . Thanks to its strategy of both acquisitions and organic growth , the company has expanded greatly in the past three years .concentrate on/focus on/sustain organic growth Future plans have been outlined that focus on organic growth and on returning money to shareholders . → Compare external growth
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