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noun [C] (ORGANIZATION)    /ˈem.paɪər/ US  /-paɪr/
C1 a very large and important business or organization: In the space of just ten years, her company has grown from one small shop to a multi-million-pound empire.Societies, clubs and organizationsBusinesses and enterprises
(Definition of empire noun (ORGANIZATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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