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American English: /ˈkwæŋɡoʊ/
British English: /ˈkwaŋɡəʊ/

Translation of quango in Spanish:

noun plural -gos

  • organismo (masculine) or ente (masculine) semi-autónomo
    Example sentences
    • However, government ministers, the devolved assemblies, local authorities, quangos and all public bodies will be subject to the Convention.
    • Appointments to non-departmental bodies like quangos are subject to the scrutiny of the Public Appointments Commission.
    • The process has been taking place for some time with the growth of bureaucracy in national and local governments, plus quangos and large areas of administration like the European Union.

Cultural Note: quango

En el Reino Unido, el término corresponde a las siglas de "quasi-autonomous non-governmental organization". Son organismos independientes, financiados por el estado, que han sido creados para administrar una determinada área de la vida pública. Son ejemplos de quangos, el Arts Council y la Equal Employment Opportunities Commission - EEOC.

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