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Commercial operations organized and financed on a large scale: clashes between labor and big business.
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(Commerce) large commercial organizations collectively, esp when considered as exploitative or socially harmful
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large commercial and financial firms considered as a group.
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|Noun||1.||big business - commercial enterprises organized and financed on a scale large enough to influence social and political policies; "big business is growing so powerful it is difficult to regulate it effectively"|
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