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board of directors

noun [C]
 
 
( plural boards of directors) ( also board) MANAGEMENT, WORKPLACE
the group of people who shareholders choose to manage a company or organization: Approval by the board of directors is required to implement the new strategy.serve/sit on the board of directors She currently serves on Prudential's board of directors. the chair/chairman of the board of directors
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