bizzes

biz

[biz]
noun Informal.
business: How's the used car biz these days? Her brother's in show biz.

Origin:
1855–60, Americanism; by shortening and respelling

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biz1 (bɪz)
 
n
informal short for business

biz2
 
the internet domain name for
a business

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biz
1862, Amer.Eng., colloquial and phonetic shortening of business.
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biz
business
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