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consortium
American English: /kənˈsɔrdiəm/
, /kənˈsɔrʃ(i)əm/
British English: /kənˈsɔːtɪəm/

Translation of consortium in Spanish:

noun plural -tia Pronunciation: / -tiə / or -tiums

  • Example sentences
    • It would move the commissioning of care to local authorities, giving democratic control of the health service to locally elected people, with council consortiums commissioning more complex services.
    • Examples of hybrid organizations include joint ventures and consortia that maximize resources, particularly information exchange between organizations.
    • This would create opportunities for Irish syndicates and consortiums.

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