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    token response

    how to understand the phrase "token response"?
    eg. rather than giving a token response we shouid be willing to adapt and address their concerns

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    Re: token response

    A "token response" is a response you make only because it is expected or required, not because you intend to say or do anything substantial or useful. A response for the sake of appearances only, rather than one that properly addresses the question or situation.

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