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strategic business unitnoun [C]

uk   us   (abbreviation SBU) MANAGEMENT
one of the ​parts of a ​business with its own ​plans for ​activities and use of ​resources to ​achievegrowth, ​profits, etc. Each of a company’s SBUs is ​managed separately from the others: The ​company has ​created a self-contained ​strategicbusinessunit to ​formulate and ​implementstrategies.
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