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chartered

adjective uk   /ˈtʃɑː.təd/ us    /ˈtʃɑːr.tɚd/

chartered adjective (JOB)

UK (of people who do particular jobs) having successfully finished the necessary training and exams: He's a chartered surveyor/accountant.

chartered adjective (RENTED)

[before noun] rented for a particular purpose: a small chartered plane They spent their annual holiday on a chartered yacht in the Caribbean.
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