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mission statement

noun [C]
 
 
( also statement of purpose)
MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE a short written statement of what a company or an organization is trying to achieve with all its activities: create/write a mission statement Its mission statement is to 'help people plan their long-term financial futures'. →  Compare vision statement
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