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Pronunciation:  kun'sorsheeum

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  an association of companies for some definite purpose

CONSORTIUM is a 10 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: pool, syndicate
 See Also: association, cartel, combine, corporate trust, trust



Biology Dictionary
 Definition: A two- (or more) membered bacterial culture (or natural assemblage) in which each organism benefits from the other.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: accord, agreement, aktiebolag, Aktiengesellschaft, arrangement, bargain, binding agreement, body corporate, bond, business, business establishment, cartel, chamber of commerce, club, collective agreement, combine, commercial enterprise, compact, compagnie, company, concern, conglomerate, conglomerate corporation, congress, consolidating company, contract, convention, copartnership, cordial understanding, corporate body, corporation, covenant, covenant of salt, deal, dicker, diversified corporation, employment contract, entente, entente cordiale, enterprise, fellowship, firm, formal agreement, fraternity, guild, holding company, house, industry, ironclad agreement, joint-stock association, joint-stock company, league, legal agreement, legal contract, mutual agreement, mutual understanding, operating company, order, pact, paction, partnership, plunderbund, pool, promise, protocol, public utility, society, stipulation, stock company, syndicate, trade association, transaction, trust, understanding, union, union contract, utility, valid contract, wage contract