dict.org

The DICT Development Group


Search for:
Search type:
Database:

Database copyright information
Server information


3 definitions found
 for consortium
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  consortium
      n 1: an association of companies for some definite purpose [syn:
           consortium, pool, syndicate]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  79 Moby Thesaurus words for "consortium":
     Aktiengesellschaft, accord, agreement, aktiebolag, 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
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  consortium
  
      A group of two or more companies, educational
     institutions, governments or other bodies with some shared
     purpose.
  
     Examples from computing include the World Wide Web
     Consortium (W3C), Apache Software Foundation, The Open
     Group, X Consortium.
  
     (2009-06-05)
  

Contact=webmaster@dict.org Specification=RFC 2229