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English definition of “the Federal Trade Commission”

the Federal Trade Commission

noun
 
 
( abbreviation the FTC) COMMERCE, GOVERNMENT
a US government organization that is responsible for preventing unfair or dishonest business activities: The Federal Trade Commission is considering opening its own investigation into several businesses involved in data collection. →  Compare Office of Fair Trading
(Definition of the Federal Trade Commission from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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