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Definition: Backing


Full Definition of Backing

noun support, especially financial support ExamplesShe has the backing of an Australian bank. • The company will succeed only if it has sufficient backing. • She gave her backing to the proposal.

“…the company has received the backing of a number of oil companies who are willing to pay for the results of the survey” [Lloyd’s List]

support, especially financial support

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Backing. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
December 02, 2021
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Backing. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: December 02, 2021).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Backing are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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