Meaning of “dossier” in the English Dictionary

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"dossier" in British English

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dossiernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɒs.i.eɪ/ /ˈdɒs.i.ər/ us /ˈdɑː.si.eɪ/

a set of papers containing information about a person, often a criminal, or on any subject:

The secret service probably has a dossier on all of us.

(Definition of “dossier” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dossier" in Business English

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dossiernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɒsieɪ/ us

a collection of documents that contains information relating to a person or subject:

Customs & Excise has given the committee a six-page dossier on the activities of the company.
prepare/compile/keep a dossier
She presented a dossier of customer complaints to the bank.

(Definition of “dossier” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)