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Meaning of “elevator pitch” in the English Dictionary

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elevator pitchnoun [C]

uk   us   informal FINANCE
a ​short description of a ​product or ​businessidea, especially one given to a possible ​investor: The breakfast ​gathering will also ​featureelevatorpitches from six ​start-upcompanies hoping to ​find new ​partners or ​fundingopportunities.
(Definition of elevator pitch from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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