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Definition of Consortium

Babylon English

partnership
Consortium Definition from Arts & Humanities Dictionaries & Glossaries
JM Latin-English Dictionary
N
sharing| partnership| fellowship| participation; close connection; partner
Consortium Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
hEnglish - advanced version

consortium
n : an association of companies for some definite purpose [syn: pool, syndicate]




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 world wide web consortium 
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. an association of companies for some definite purpose
(synonym) pool, syndicate
(hypernym) association
(hyponym) trust, corporate trust, combine, cartel
Consortium Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
2K Group Shipping, Trade, Insurance Dictionary
Group of carriers pooling resources in a trade lane to maximize their resources efficiently.
Shipping Glossary
Group of carriers pooling resources in a trade lane to maximize their resources efficiently.
Campbell R. Harvey's Hypertextual Finance Glossary
A group of companies that cooperate and share resources in order to achieve a common objective.
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Glossary of petroleum Industry
An international business association organized to pursue a common objective, e.g., to explore, drill, and produce oil.
Consortium Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
A consortium is an association of two or more individuals, companies, organizations or governments (or any combination of these entities) with the objective of participating in a common activity or pooling their resources for achieving a common goal.

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Consortium Definition from Sports Dictionaries & Glossaries
maritime&shipping&trade
Consortium is a form of cooperation between two or more carriers to operate in a particular trade.