Definitions for damage control

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dam′age control`(n.)

  1. any efforts, as by a politician or a company, to counteract unfavorable publicity, curtail losses, or the like.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of damage control:

1985–90

dam′age-con•trol`(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. damage control(noun)

    an effort to minimize or curtail damage or loss

Wiktionary

  1. damage control(Noun)

    A department or group, as aboard a naval vessel, responsible for taking action to control damage caused by fire, collision, etc.

  2. damage control(Noun)

    Any efforts, as by a company, to curtail losses, counteract unfavorable publicity, etc.

Freebase

  1. Damage Control

    Damage Control is a fictional construction company appearing in Marvel Comics, which specializes in repairing the property damage caused by conflicts between superheroes and supervillains. Four Damage Control limited series have been published to date.

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