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on one's own responsibility

Definition of on one's own responsibility in English:

Without authorization: he postponed, on his own responsibility, a proposal for a broadcast by the Archbishop of Canterbury
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  • Is an archbishop authorized to draw that kind of money on his own responsibility, without telling anybody?
  • Rather than sticking to your own stable skills, you should be flexible and polyvalent, and you should do this on your own responsibility, autonomously.
  • To that end they supply services to third parties, on their own responsibility, thus acting independently within the meaning of Article 4 of the Sixth Directive.
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