back end

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1. General: 'Behind the scene' operations center of a business with which the customer rarely comes in contact. Back-end offices or departments provide the services that make up a business function, such as accounting, administration, communications data processing, document handling. See also front end.
2. Network marketing: Commission received by an independent agent on the sales revenue of the agents recruited by him or her (agent's downline).

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On the back end, there were a lot of interesting things happening that most of the employees were not aware of.
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ABC Company must reduce the cost of their back end operations in order to provide the consumer with a front end product that is high quality yet reasonably priced.
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We had our expert who almost always operates in the back end conduct the meeting, he was not our most outgoing employee but it went well.
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