franchiser

[fran-chahy-zer]

noun

Also fran·chi·sor [fran-chahy-zer, fran-chuh-zawr] /ˈfræn tʃaɪ zər, ˌfræn tʃəˈzɔr/. a person or company that grants a franchise.

Nearby words

  1. franche-comté,
  2. franchise,
  3. franchise clause,
  4. franchisee,
  5. franchisement,
  6. franchisor,
  7. franchot,
  8. francia,
  9. francie,
  10. francine

Origin of franchiser

First recorded in 1835–45; franchise + -er1

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