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piece of business

business (def 10). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The eggs are the expedition's last piece of business.
  • It is also, of course, a shrewd piece of business by someone who knows how to play a market.
  • piece of business: an action taken to make an actor appear engrossed.
  • There are gaps of space around every piece of business, and the space destroys the picture.
  • But when the meeting was called to order, the first piece of business was a song.
  • The next piece of business is to comb through the want ads and find a job.
  • My company intends to purchase a significant piece of business equipment in the near future.
  • For example, a broker would steer a particular piece of business to one insurer based on a favorable commission structure.
  • And it is a complicated piece of business that you're engaged in.
  • So he took care of that piece of business right away once it came down to him.

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