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English definition of “non-core”

non-core

adjective [before noun] (also noncore)    
FINANCE a non-core activity , business , etc. is one that a company does not really need or consider the most important : Volvo sold its non-core businesses to focus on cars and trucks . non-core assets / investments / holdings They are still negotiating on which jobs are considered non-core.
(Definition of non-core adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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