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organic growthnoun [U]

uk   /ɔːˌɡæn.ɪk ˈɡrəʊθ/ us   /ɔːrˌɡæn.ɪk ˈɡroʊθ/
If a company experiences organic growth, it develops its own business instead of buying other companies: Our future development will be achieved by organic growth rather than acquisitions of other companies.
(Definition of organic growth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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organic growthnoun [U]

uk   us   also internal growth
MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE the increase in a company's sales and profits that is a result of developing its own business activities, rather than buying other companies: Volumes rose 27% last year, including 20% organic growth. Thanks to its strategy of both acquisitions and organic growth, the company has expanded greatly in the past three years.concentrate on/focus on/sustain organic growth Future plans have been outlined that focus on organic growth and on returning money to shareholders.
(Definition of organic growth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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