Meaning of “filing system” in the English Dictionary

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"filing system" in Business English

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filing systemnoun [ C ]

uk us WORKPLACE

the way that documents and files are organized, on a computer or in an office:

Without money to invest in technology improvements, the agency continued to rely on a paper-based filing system from the pre-computer age.
online/electronic filing system This electronic filing system and database automatically approves broker-license applications that meet federal standards.

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