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business

1. an industrial, commercial, or professional operation; purchase and sale of goods and services
2. a commercial or industrial establishment, such as a firm or factory
3. commercial activity; dealings (esp in the phrase do business)
4. volume or quantity of commercial activity
5. commercial policy or procedure
6. Theatre an incidental action, such as lighting a pipe, performed by an actor for dramatic effect
7. a group of ferrets
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Schneiderman says you have to think about what the devious might try to pull, such as buying derivations of your name, business name or product name, and using them to make a defamatory message pop up when people search for you or your products or services.
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