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standard operating procedure

noun [U] uk   us   (abbreviation SOP) US
the usual way of doing something: Checking references before we lend money is standard operating procedure.
Translations of “standard operating procedure”
in Chinese (Traditional) 標準操作程式…
in Chinese (Simplified) 标准操作程序…
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