Simple Definition of consortium
: a group of people, companies, etc., that agree to work together
Full Definition of consortium
plural con·sor·tiaplay \-ˈsȯr-sh(ē-)ə, -ˈsȯr-tē-ə\ also con·sortiums
Examples of consortium
A Japanese consortium invested millions in the technology.
<a consortium for the prevention of animal cruelty>
Origin of consortium
Latin, fellowship, from consort-, consors
First Known Use: 1829
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