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n. the assumption of all the risks of the creation, organization, and management of a business venture for the reward of future profits. Social entrepreneurship is the use of an entrepreneurial approach with similar assumed risks to create, organize, and manage a venture whose profits are used primarily to promote a positive return to society by effecting social change.

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March 3rd 2024



n. see Reichenbach phenomenon.


1. n. a colloquial name (an abbreviation) for an overdose, most often of an opioid or a sedative.

2. vb. to take an overdose.

3. abbreviation for organizational development.