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safety netnoun [C usually sing]

 /ˈseɪf·ti ˌnet/
something, esp. a ​governmentprogram, that ​protects or ​helpspeople: Unemployment ​insurance is a safety net for ​people who ​losetheirjobs.
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safety netnoun [C]

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FINANCE, GOVERNMENT, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY a ​system or ​plan for helping ​people, ​companies, etc. that are having problems, especially ​financial problems: The ​ability to ​declarebankruptcy is one of the oldest ​safetynets that the ​governmentprovidesworkingpeople. The ​state set up a ​safetynet for those who can't ​ safety net In the old days, when there was no ​adequatesocialsafetynet, ​parents regarded having a son as making an ​investment for their old age. awelfare/​health/​governmentsafetynet
(Definition of safety net from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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a large vehicle with a flat surface that is decorated and used in festivals

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farecasting noun
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predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

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