Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » C » Conservative Party ... Constantine

CONSORTIUM (consortia)

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does consortium mean? 

CONSORTIUM (noun)
  The noun CONSORTIUM has 1 sense:

1. an association of companies for some definite purpose

  Familiarity information: CONSORTIUM used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CONSORTIUM (noun)


Sense 1consortium [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An association of companies for some definite purpose

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Synonyms:

consortium; syndicate; pool

Hypernyms ("consortium" is a kind of...):

association (a formal organization of people or groups of people)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "consortium"):

cartel; combine; corporate trust; trust (a consortium of independent organizations formed to limit competition by controlling the production and distribution of a product or service)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth." (English proverb)

"Do not stand like the bride at a wedding." (Albanian proverb)

"Who does, pays." (Catalan proverb)

"Those who had some shame are dead." (Egyptian proverb)

 CONSORTIUM: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0396 seconds