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English definition of “headquartered”

headquartered

adjective [not before noun]     /ˌhedˈkwɔːtəd/ WORKPLACE
if an organization is headquartered somewhere , it has its main office in that place : The group's sales operations are headquartered in Britain .
(Definition of headquartered adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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