headquarter

[ hed-kwawr-ter, -kwaw- ]
/ ˈhɛdˌkwɔr tər, -ˌkwɔ- /
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verb (used with object)

to situate in headquarters.

verb (used without object)

to establish one's headquarters.

Nearby words

  1. headnote,
  2. headphone,
  3. headphones,
  4. headpiece,
  5. headpin,
  6. headquartered,
  7. headquarters,
  8. headrace,
  9. headrail,
  10. headreach

Origin of headquarter

back formation from headquarters

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British Dictionary definitions for headquartered

headquarter

/ (ˌhɛdˈkwɔːtə) /

verb

informal, mainly US to place in or establish as headquarters
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