ordinary course of business

Legal Definition of ordinary course of business

: the usual manner and range of a business especially considered in relation to the amount, circumstances, and validity of a particular transfer the bankruptcy trustee voided a transfer that was not in the ordinary course of business — see also buyer in ordinary course of business

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