directorate

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noun di·rec·tor·ate \də-ˈrek-t(ə-)rət, dī-\

Definition of directorate

  1. 1 :  the office of director

  2. 2a :  a board of directors (as of a corporation)b :  membership on a board of directors

  3. 3 :  an executive staff (as of a department)

1837

First Known Use of directorate

1837


DIRECTORATE Defined for English Language Learners

directorate

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noun di·rec·tor·ate \də-ˈrek-t(ə-)rət, dī-\

Definition of directorate for English Language Learners

  • : a group of managers who control a company or corporation : a board of directors

  • : a group of people who are in charge of a program or department


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directorate

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noun di·rec·tor·ate \də-ˈrek-tə-rət, dī-\

Legal Definition of directorate

  1. 1 :  a board of directors (as of a corporation)

  2. 2 :  membership on a board of directors


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