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Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

Line breaks: Or¦gan|iza|tion of the Pet¦rol|eum Ex¦port|ing Coun|tries
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊpɛk
 
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(abbreviation: OPEC /ˈəʊpɛk/)
An association of the thirteen major oil-producing countries, founded in 1960 to coordinate policies. Its headquarters are in Vienna.

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