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“damage limitation” in English

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(Definition of “damage limitation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“damage limitation” in Business English

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damage limitationnoun [ U ]

uk us also damage control

the process of limiting the harmful effects of an action or a mistake:

The company won praise for its quick efforts at damage control, including an immediate apology.
Management launched a damage limitation exercise after details of talks with unions were leaked to the press.

(Definition of “damage limitation” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)