in the business of

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in the business of

:to have (something) as one's job or purpose
  • A public library is in the business of providing information to the public.

Word by Word Definitions

business play
  1. : a usually commercial or mercantile activity engaged in as a means of livelihood : trade, line

  2. : a commercial or sometimes an industrial enterprise

  3. : dealings or transactions especially of an economic nature : patronage


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