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Definición de “calculated risk” en inglés

calculated risk

noun [C] uk   us  
a risk that you consider worth taking because the result, if it is successful, will be so good: The director took a calculated risk in giving the film's main role to an unknown actor.
(Definition of calculated risk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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