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board of directorsnoun [C]

uk   us   (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 ​currentlyserves on Prudential's board of ​directors. the ​chair/​chairman of the board of ​directors
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