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sharp practicenoun [U]

uk   us  
a way of ​behaving, in ​business, that is ​dishonest but not ​illegal: The ​industrybrought in ​rules to ​protectcustomers from ​sharppractice.
(Definition of sharp practice from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Definition of "sharp practice" - Business English Dictionary

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sharp practicenoun [U]

uk   us   UK COMMERCE
a way of ​behaving in ​business that is dishonest but not ​illegal: The ​buildingindustrybrought in ​rules to ​protectcustomers from ​sharppractice. The ​penalties for ​sharppractice in ​regulatedentities should be more severe.
(Definition of sharp practice from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sharp practice”
in Chinese (Simplified) (商业上的)不道德行为,不正当手段…
in Chinese (Traditional) (商業上的)不道德行爲,不正當手段…
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