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Above Board

In business, a slang term meaning honest. For example, an above board deal indicates a transaction with no illegal or unethical undertones.
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We operate a global company in a very above-board manner which is the way we have to work nowadays.
The low-profile relays have a maximum above-board height of 15 mm.
Marchand, who lives in Massachusetts, has been driving an hour-long commute into Connecticut so that he can operate an above-board business.
His) open, above-board talk was an enigma to many old political lobbyists who tried to block his work.
LOS ANGELES -- "This is 'Exhibit A' as to why we need to have a fully-regulated, above-board gaming industry in this country that operates in the light of day and within the context of the law," explained longtime gaming veteran Richard "Skip" Bronson, the Chairman of U.
Councilman Eric Garcetti said the ordinance recognizes that not all manufacturers run ``totally above-board operations.