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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 Learner's 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)