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also: (American English also) egis
American English: /ˈidʒɪs/
British English: /ˈiːdʒɪs/


  • under the aegis of something/somebody [formal]
    bajo los auspicios de algo/alguien [formal]
    Example sentences
    • As a quasi-governmental organization, it enjoys protection under the aegis of HM Government.
    • These facilities are hidden in various ways, frequently coming under the aegis of innocuous organizations.
    • That piece of evidence is the document produced under the aegis of the UN Security Council.
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