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enterprise

en·ter·prise

enterprise

 
 
pronunciation:
en tr praIz
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a plan or project that is risky, bold, or difficult to carry out; undertaking.
The expedition to the south pole was a complicated enterprise.
synonyms:
venture
similar words:
adventure, endeavor, operation, plan, project, scheme, task, work
definition 2: a business organization.
Their software enterprise made huge profits last year.
synonyms:
business, company
similar words:
corporation, establishment, firm, house, industry
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