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stretch targetnoun [C]

(also stretch goal) uk   us   MANAGEMENT
a high and difficult ​level of ​success that an ​employee must ​achieve if they are to be considered to be doing their ​job in a ​satisfactory way: Stretch ​targets should ​provide the ​benchmark under which a person's perfomance is deemed to be "​poor".
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