Definition of “NGO” - English Dictionary

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“NGO” in British English

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NGOnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌen.dʒiːˈəʊ/ us /ˌen.dʒiːˈoʊ/

(Definition of “NGO” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“NGO” in Business English

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NGOnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌendʒIːˈəʊ/ us POLITICS

abbreviation for non-governmental organization: an organization with social or political aims that is not controlled by a government:

Co-operation between NGOs and governments is not always easy.

(Definition of “NGO” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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