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English definition of “blue-sky”

blue-sky

adjective    
blue-sky thinking ways of thinking about a subject or dealing with a problem that are new and original but may not always be practical: What we need at the moment is specialist knowledge and implementation rather than blue-sky thinking.
(Definition of blue-sky adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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