liaison

  

Definitions (3)

1.A link of communication between two entities usually in a corporate setting.
2.Individual responsible for relaying all communications between groups. "Charlie is the liaison for the accounts payable and sales departments."
3.Substance used to thicken another substance. "Paula added a liaison element to her gravy in order to make it thicker."

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  • Joe was assigned to be the liaison between the finance and public relations departments at his work to ensure that the public relations department did not go over its budget again.

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  • The consultant suggested that an employee liaison be added to improve communication between upper management and the workers about the safety concerns at the plant.

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  • Jack is good at understanding both the business and the technology involved and acts as a liaison between the business and IT on many projects.

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