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"auspices" in British English

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auspicesnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈɔː.spɪ.sɪz/  us   /ˈɑː-/ formal
(Definition of auspices from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"auspices" in American English

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auspicesplural noun

 us   /ˈɔ·spə·səz, -ˌsiz/
approval, ​support, and ​control: Relief ​volunteersworked under the auspices of the ​RedCross.
(Definition of auspices from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"auspices" in Business English

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auspicesnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ˈɔːspɪsɪz/ formal
under the auspices of sth with the ​protection or ​support of something, especially an ​organization: The ​negotiations are being ​conducted under the auspices of the WTO.
(Definition of auspices from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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