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sopnoun [C]

 us   /sɑp/
something unimportant or of little value that is offered to stop complaints or unhappiness: He regarded third prize as just a sop.
(Definition of sop from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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SOPnoun [C or U]

uk   us  
HR, WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT abbreviation for standard operating procedure
ACCOUNTING →  statement of principles
(Definition of SOP from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sop”
in Chinese (Simplified) 小恩小惠,小安慰品…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小恩小惠,小安慰品…
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