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Definition of

gross negligence

General Management

failure to act responsibly a breach of a duty to act with expected care in conducting activities.

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Definitions of ’gross negligence’ and meaning of ’gross negligence’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’gross negligence’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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