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noun [countable] business social entrepreneur pronunciation in American English /ˌsoʊʃ(ə)l ɑntrəprəˈnʊr/
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singularsocial entrepreneur
pluralsocial entrepreneurs
  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    someone who sets up a business whose main purpose is to improve society, increase sustainability etc rather than simply make a profit
    Social entrepreneurs are running businesses that tackle, rather than create, social and environmental problems.
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 05/06/2013

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social entrepreneurship

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