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English definition of “government-owned”

government-owned

adjective     /ˌɡʌv.ən.məntˈəʊnd/ US  /-ɚn.məntˈoʊnd/
relating to companies and other organizations that are the property of a government: A strike at the government-owned rail authority entered its seventh day.Ruling and governing
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