Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “chamber of commerce”

See all translations

chamber of commerce

noun [C]
 
 
( plural chambers of commerce) ( abbreviation C. of C.)
COMMERCE an organization of businesspeople who meet and work together to support their businesses and improve trade in their area: local/city/county chamber of commerce The Tourist Board and county chamber of commerce officials are backing plans for a new hotel development. The Singapore International Chamber of Commerce represents multinational enterprises in the Republic.
→  See also the British Chambers of Commerce , International Chamber of Commerce
Translations of “chamber of commerce”
in Chinese (Traditional) 商會…
in Russian торговая палата…
in Turkish ticaret odası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 商会…
in Polish izba handlowa…
(Definition of chamber of commerce from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of chamber of commerce?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Business English definitions for “chamber of commerce”

Definitions of “chamber of commerce” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

be in/out of luck

to be able/unable to have or do what you want

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More