Meaning of “government-chartered” in the English Dictionary

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"government-chartered" in British English

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government-charteredadjective

uk /ˌɡʌv.ən.məntˈtʃɑː.təd/ us /ˌɡʌv.ɚn.məntˈtʃɑːr.t̬ɚd/

relating to companies and other organizations that work with special permission from their government:

Overseas Private Investment Corp. is a US government-chartered corporation that provides guarantees and insurance to US companies investing in developing countries.

(Definition of “government-chartered” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"government-chartered" in Business English

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government-charteredadjective

uk /ˌɡʌvənməntˈtʃɑːtəd/ us /-ɚnməntˈtʃɑːrṱə˞d/ GOVERNMENT

relating to companies and other organizations that work with special permission from their government:

The company is a US government-chartered corporation which provides guarantees and insurance to US companies investing in developing countries.

(Definition of “government-chartered” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)