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umbrella organization

Definitions

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  • n. An organization that coordinates the activities of a number of member organisations and hence promotes a common purpose.

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Examples

  • Very little had ever been proved: checks from the Fellowship had been deposited in the accounts of the American Coalition of Life Activists, an umbrella organization for some of the more extreme antiabortion groups, and Defenders of the Defenders of Life, a support group for convicted clinic bombers and their families.

    The Killing Kind

  • The local branch of Rengo, the umbrella organization for labor unions, and the political arm of the local agricultural cooperative union both dropped their endorsements for Gov.

    Pro-Nuclear Candidate Wins Japan Poll

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