franchise - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] business 

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/ˈfræntʃaɪz/
present tense
I/you/we/theyfranchise
he/she/itfranchises
present participlefranchising
past tensefranchised
past participlefranchised
  1. to sell someone the right to sell your goods or services in a particular place

    Much of the milk delivery service has been franchised in recent years.