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establishment   (Sound)

KK Pronunciation

〔 әˋstæblIʃmәnt 〕

Pronunciation

〔 iˊstæbliʃmәnt,eˊs- 〕


Overview of noun establishment

The noun establishment has 7 senses


  • constitution, establishment, formation, organization, organisation -- (the act of forming or establishing something; "the constitution of a PTA group last year"; "it was the establishment of his reputation"; "he still remembers the organization of the club")

  • institution, establishment -- (an organization founded and united for a specific purpose)

  • administration, governance, governing body, establishment, brass, organization, organisation -- (the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment")

  • establishment -- (a public or private structure (business or governmental or educational) including buildings and equipment for business or residence)

  • establishment -- (any large organization)

  • establishment, ecesis -- ((ecology) the process by which a plant or animal becomes established in a new habitat)

  • establishment, validation -- (the cognitive process of establishing a valid proof)