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agency

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈeɪdʒənsi/
BUSINESS B1 a business that provides a service: an advertising agencyBusinesses and enterprises
ORGANIZATION an international organization or government department: an international development agency →  See also travel agency Businesses and enterprisesGovernment departments and organizations
Translations of “agency”
in Korean 대행사…
in Arabic وِكالة…
in Portuguese agência…
in Catalan agència…
in Japanese 代理店…
in Italian agenzia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機構, 代理機構, 政府專門機構…
in Russian агентство…
in Turkish ajans, hizmet sağlayan bir iş, büro…
in Chinese (Simplified) 机构, 代理机构, 政府专门机构…
in Polish agencja, biuro, urząd…
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