Definition of contingency plan in English:

contingency plan

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  • A plan designed to take account of a possible future event or circumstance: contingency plans for possible war in the Middle East
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    • Earlier this month the department published an interim contingency plan designed to be used in the event of an animal health outbreak tomorrow.
    • They didn't have a contingency plan for a major event.
    • The key element of Business Continuity is the contingency plan, commonly known as a business continuity plan.

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