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risk′ man`agement


n.
the techniques used to minimize and prevent accidental loss to a business.
[1960–65]
risk′ man`ager, n.

risk management

The process of identifying, assessing, and controlling, risks arising from operational factors and making decisions thatbalance risk cost with mission benefits. Also called RM. See also risk.
Translations
gestion de risques
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