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cooperative

noun Vox populi An organization whose members share purchasing clout, resources or other materials. See Health insurance purchasing.
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We believe that there are tremendous growth opportunities in consumer pay mobile value added services in Europe and our objective, working co-operatively with key mobile operators, is to become a significant player in this area.
Event sponsors Suma Wholefoods and Camira Fabrics refereed a game of 'Un-fair football' where the rules kept changing and it was only when the team played co-operatively together that they could achieve success.
She added that the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly stands ready to work co-operatively with partners to effectively address the terrorist threat, which she said is one of the top security concerns for the OSCE area.
Without emotional responses, how would any animal adapt socially and work co-operatively in groups?
All Sikh Gurdwaras work co-operatively to ensure that over 25,000 people enjoy the celebration of Vasakhi.
Authorised persons must deal with the DFSA openly and co-operatively and must disclose appropriately and in a timely manner any relevant information.
Mr Ian Johnston, Chief Executive of the DFSA said: "Authorised Persons must deal with the DFSA openly and co-operatively, and must disclose appropriately and in a timely manner any relevant information.
This is a hugely challenging time for the industry that will require us all -- industry, government and the new regulator -- to work co-operatively and collaboratively to ensure we address the issues that face us.
While we understand the economic imperatives behind these agreements, we believe these can exist co-operatively with student-operated broadcasts, which are generally non-commercial in nature.
As well as achieving first aid skills, the scheme allows young people to gain numerous personal skills, such as the ability to be assertive, to make decisions, to work independently and co-operatively, while increasing their selfconfidence.
MUSIC fans have just hours left to try and raise the cash they need to transform an old Newcastle pub into the UK's first co-operatively owned jazz venue.
He also wished for all parties within the labour force to operate collectively and co-operatively to ensure the economic growth of Namibia so that it can become a financial hub of SADC and of Africa.