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directorate
American English: /dəˈrɛkt(ə)rət/
British English: /dɪˈrɛkt(ə)rət/
, /dʌɪˈrɛkt(ə)rət/

Translation of directorate in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (board of directors) (+ singular or plural verb)
    Example sentences
    • Such companies developed elected directorates to enforce their rules, deal with disputes amongst their members, and negotiate with outsiders.
    • Prior research on interlocking directorates has focused on how overlapping board memberships can promote mimetic isomorphism in a population by facilitating the diffusion of individual policies and structures between firms.
    • In addition, we also controlled for board centrality in the network of interlocking directorates, measured as the natural log of the total number of non-duplicated ties between the focal board and all other boards in the larger sample.

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