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social responsibilitynoun [U]

uk   us   SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
the ​practice of ​producinggoods and ​services in a way that is not harmful to ​society or the ​environment: The whole ​area of ​socialresponsibility is becoming much more important to the ​consumer. Corporate ​socialresponsibility is an ​issue on which we can ​judgeeven the ​smallestcompany.
(Definition of social responsibility from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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