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code of practicenoun [C]

uk   us  
a set of ​standardsagreed on by a ​group of ​people who do a ​particularjob
(Definition of code of practice from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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code of practicenoun [C]

uk   us   SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
a set of ​agreedstandards that ​people who do a particular ​job should ​follow: Manufacturers ​agreed to ​draw up a ​code of ​practice on the ​promotion of alcoholic drinks.
(Definition of code of practice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “code of practice”
in Chinese (Simplified) 惯例…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行業規則, 慣例…
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