quango

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quango /ˈkwæŋˌgoʊ/ noun
plural quangos
quango
/ˈkwæŋˌgoʊ/
noun
plural quangos
Learner's definition of QUANGO
[count] British
: an organization that deals with public matters and is supported by the government but that works independently and has its own legal powers
Quango was formed as an abbreviation of “quasi-nongovernmental organization.”
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