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sharp practice

noun [U]
 
 
UK COMMERCE
a way of behaving in business that is dishonest but not illegal: The building industry brought in rules to protect customers from sharp practice. The penalties for sharp practice in regulated entities should be more severe.
Translations of “sharp practice”
in Chinese (Traditional) (商業上的)不道德行爲,不正當手段…
in Chinese (Simplified) (商业上的)不道德行为,不正当手段…
(Definition of sharp practice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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