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English definition of “policy”

policy

noun
 
 
/ˈpɒləsi/
IDEAS/PLAN [C, U] B2 a set of ideas or a plan of what to do in particular situations that has been agreed by a government, business, etc: foreign policy It is company policy to help staff progress in their careers.Plans and arrangements
AGREEMENT [C] an agreement that you have with an insurance company (= company that pays the costs if you are injured, etc) Insurance
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