(Especially of an organization) not belonging to or associated with any government: eight foreign non-governmental organizations were involved in food distribution
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- Though routinely referred to as a non-governmental organization, the US Congress funds it.
- It must instead rely on complaints from citizens, firms, and non-governmental organizations.
- Few non-governmental organizations represented anything but parochial interests.
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