[awf-bawrd, -bohrd, of-]
- outside of a major exchange, as over the counter or between private parties: an off-board transaction.
Origin of off-board
First recorded in 1945–50
[awf-bawrd, ‐bohrd, of‐]
- not carried, installed, etc., within a vehicle or electronic device: offboard software to track and control the robot's movement.
- Finance. over-the-counter(def 1).
- to interact and exchange information with (a departing employee) so as to ensure a smooth transition, protect company assets, etc.
- to manage the end of a business relationship with (a customer) so as to maintain goodwill, protect confidential data, etc.
Origin of offboard
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