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  • n. discussion about one's trade, business, or employment that only others in the same field can understand

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conversation about a matters pertaining to person's occupation; -- often used of such discussions when conducted outside of working hours, as in social gatherings.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. talk about your business that only others in the same business can understand


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