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Meaning of "social responsibility" - Business English Dictionary

social responsibility

noun [U]
 
 
SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
the practice of producing goods and services in a way that is not harmful to society or the environment: The whole area of social responsibility is becoming much more important to the consumer. Corporate social responsibility is an issue on which we can judge even the smallest company.
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