Definition of mission statement in English:

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mission statement


A formal summary of the aims and values of a company, organization, or individual.
Example sentences
  • We're still working on developing a mission statement for the organization.
  • A number of courses are taught in which the mission statement of an organization is reviewed or analyzed.
  • A mission statement gives individuals and groups a sense of where they need to focus their energies.

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Syllabification: mis·sion state·ment

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