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syndicate

noun uk   /ˈsɪn.dɪ.kət/ us  

syndicate noun (GROUP)

[C, + sing/pl verb] a group of people or companies who join together in order to share the cost of a particular business operation for which a large amount of money is needed: A syndicate of banks is/are financing the deal.

syndicate noun (NEWSPAPERS)

syndicate
verb [T] uk   /ˈsɪn.dɪ.keɪt/ us  
syndication
noun [U] uk   /ˌsɪn.dɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us  
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