NGO Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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NGOnoun [C]

uk   /ˌen.dʒiːˈəʊ/  us   /-ˈoʊ/
abbreviation for non-governmental organization : an ​organization that ​tries to ​achievesocial or ​politicalaims but is not ​controlled by a ​government
(Definition of NGO from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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NGOnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌendʒIːˈəʊ/ POLITICS
abbreviation for non-governmental ​organization: an ​organization with ​social or ​politicalaims that is not ​controlled by a ​government: Co-operation between NGOs and ​governments is not always ​easy.
(Definition of NGO from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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