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"government-chartered" in British English

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government-charteredadjective

uk   /ˌɡʌv.ən.məntˈtʃɑː.təd/  us   /-ɚn.məntˈtʃɑːr.t̬ɚd/
relating to ​companies and other ​organizations that ​work with ​specialpermission from ​theirgovernment: Overseas ​Private Investment Corp. is a US government-chartered ​corporation that ​providesguarantees and ​insurance to US ​companiesinvesting in ​developingcountries.
(Definition of government-chartered from the Cambridge Advanced Learners 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 ​specialpermission from their ​government: The ​company is a US government-chartered ​corporation which ​providesguarantees and ​insurance to US ​companiesinvesting in ​developing countries.
(Definition of government-chartered from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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