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concern

noun
 
 
/kənˈsɜːn/
[C] formal a business or company: Two of the country's largest steel concerns are considering cuts in production. →  See also going concern
[U or C] the fact of feeling worried about something, or something that makes you worry: concern about/over sth There was a lot of public concern over the new legislation. Please raise any concerns regarding this decision with your manager.
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