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back office

noun
  1. any department or office, as a private office or a department of record keeping, that is not usually seen by outsiders.
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  • Just lift that little boy off the tall stool in the back-office, and tell him to come in here, will you, my man?'

    The Life And Adventures Of Nicholas Nickleby

    Charles Dickens


British Dictionary definitions for back office

back office

noun
    1. the administrative and support staff of a financial institution or other business
    2. (as modifier)back-office operations
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