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noun establishment pronunciation in British English /ɪˈstæblɪʃmənt/
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singularestablishment
pluralestablishments
  1. 1
    [countable] formal an institution, organization, or business
    a research/training establishment
    There are many eating establishments nearby.
  2. 3
    [uncountable] the process of starting or creating something such as an organization
    establishment of: Davis proposed the establishment of a committee with investigative powers.
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