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headquarter Line breaks: head|quar¦ter
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛdkwɔːtə/

Definition of headquarter in English:

verb

[with object and adverbial of place]
Have headquarters at a specified location: Unesco is headquartered in Paris
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  • For example, the European Union is headquartered in Brussels.
  • Sharman Networks is headquartered in Australia and incorporated in the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu.
  • They're on their way to the International Atomic Energy Agency, which is headquartered in Austria.

Words that rhyme with headquarter

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