Definition of headquarter in English:

headquarter

Syllabification: head·quar·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈhedˌkwôrtər
 
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verb

[with object] (usually be headquartered)
  • Provide (an organization) with 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.

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