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disaster recoverynoun [U]

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SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY the ​job or ​activity of helping ​people affected by a serious ​damagingevent such as a very ​badfire, storm, or accident: The ​organization had some ​experience in ​disasterrecovery before the tsunami.
WORKPLACE, IT the ​job or ​activity of helping a ​company continue to do ​business and get back any ​lostdata if there is a serious problem with their ​computersystems: The ​companyadvisescustomers on ​storagerelatedissues such as ​disasterrecovery and ​datamanagement.
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