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1 charter /ˈtʃɑɚtɚ/ noun
plural charters
1 charter
/ˈtʃɑɚtɚ/
noun
plural charters
Learner's definition of CHARTER
[count]
: a document issued by a government that gives rights to a person or group
: a document which declares that a city, town, school, or corporation has been established
: a document that describes the basic laws, principles, etc., of a group
2 charter /ˈtʃɑɚtɚ/ verb
charters; chartered; chartering
2 charter
/ˈtʃɑɚtɚ/
verb
charters; chartered; chartering
Learner's definition of CHARTER
[+ object]
: to give a charter to (a government, corporation, etc.)
: to hire (a ship, bus, etc.) for temporary use
3 charter /ˈtʃɑɚtɚ/ adjective
3 charter
/ˈtʃɑɚtɚ/
adjective
Learner's definition of CHARTER
always used before a noun
: hired for temporary use
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