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"government-sponsored" in British English

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government-sponsoredadjective

uk   /ˌɡʌv.ən.məntˈspɒnt.səd/ us   /ˌɡʌv.ɚn.məntˈspɑːnt.sɚd/
relating to activities that are supported or paid for by a government: Cigarette smoking among high school students is on the rise, according to a major new US government-sponsored survey.
(Definition of government-sponsored from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"government-sponsored" in Business English

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government-sponsoredadjective

uk   /ˌɡʌvənməntˈspɒntsəd/ us   /-ɚnməntˈspɑːntsə˞d/ GOVERNMENT
relating to activities that are paid for or supported by a government: a government-sponsored scheme/survey
(Definition of government-sponsored from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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