ALL meanings of chinese wall

Chi·nese wall
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  • noun chinese wall a notional barrier between the parts of a business, esp between the market makers and brokers of a stock-exchange business, across which no information should pass to the detriment of clients 3
  • noun chinese wall an insurmountable obstacle 3
  • noun chinese wall Great Wall of China 3
  • noun chinese wall any barrier that isolates a person or group, as one that hinders a free flow of information 3
  • noun chinese wall Great Wall of China. 1
  • noun chinese wall an insuperable barrier or obstacle, as to understanding. 1
  • noun chinese wall (Idiomatic) (jargon) A barrier of silence and secrecy established within an organization in order to cope with confidentiality requirements. 0
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