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Yahoo helped newspapers form an advertising consortium.
  an association of companies that came together for some purpose
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  • Yahoo helped newspapers form an advertising consortium.
  • They formed a nonprofit consortium to support the Linux operating system.
  • Oscar had already distinguished himself at the university, and a consortium of groups rallied to fund his education.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • It has been sixty-four years since the president and the Consortium identified love as a disease, and forty-three since the scientists perfected a cure.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium

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  • The consortiums have eaten up the valley floor.
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die
  • A Japanese consortium will buy Air Force One and turn it into a luxury flying condominium with midair refueling privileges and air-to-surface missile capability.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • The consortium authorized over a hundred farcaster portals in this hemisphere for easy access once the development began.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • How much industry is owned by European and Japanese consortiums?
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • I’m no mere bargainer, I represent a consortium?
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • If they bothered to speak to anyone it was to call Russian Space Command or the South African mining consortium.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die

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  • The consortium includes CARE, the International Rescue Committee, and AMDD, Allan Rosenfield’s organization at Columbia University.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • A consortium of publishers, software companies, and academics, including Pearson, Microsoft, Sony, and the Universities of California, Colorado, and Pennsylvania, among many others, is now creating the American National Corpus.
    Robert MacNeil and William Crane  --  Do You Speak American?
  • Glenn A. Goldberg - Former Executive Director of the California Consortium for the Prevention of Child Abuse.
    Dave Pelzer  --  A Child Called It
  • A group of McDonald’s franchisees, unhappy with the chain’s encroachment on their territories, has formed an organization called Consortium Members, Inc. The group issues statements through Richard Adams, a former McDonald’s franchisee, because its members are reluctant to disclose their names.
    Eric Schlosser  --  Fast Food Nation
  • Many-a consortium.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • After the borders went up, the president and the Consortium had one last thing to take care of before we could all be safe and happy.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • Objective: a consortium of taipans with a central leader, whose son Sheng was taking over Hong Kong and turning the colony into the conspirators’ own financial empire.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • I am not involved in anything over here but my consortium.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • One might have understood cutting funds to the China program, but slashing funds for the consortium in Africa was abhorrent.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • Showing the full array of Ardisson’s papers, including the Frenchman’s list of government negotiators, Jason hired a car under the name of Ardisson’s consortium.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • The clinic that Rose visited represents an unusual outpost of a consortium formed by aid organizations to provide reproductive health care for refugee women, who tend to be among the most forlorn and needy people on Earth.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • This particular clinic was run by another member of the consortium, Marie Stopes International—but then George W. Bush cut off funds to Marie Stopes and the entire consortium, all around the world, because Marie Stopes was helping to provide abortions in China.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • This particular clinic was run by another member of the consortium, Marie Stopes International—but then George W. Bush cut off funds to Marie Stopes and the entire consortium, all around the world, because Marie Stopes was helping to provide abortions in China.
    Nicholas D. Kristof  --  Half the Sky
  • The discovery of the procedure to cure deliria is typically credited to Cormac T. Holmes, a neuroscientist who was a member of the initial Consortium of New Scientists and one of the first disciples of the New Religion, which teaches the Holy Trinity of God, Science, and Order.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
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Associated words [difficulty]:   consortium [6] , consort [4] , consort [6]
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