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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Charter  \Char"ter\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Chartered};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Chartering}.] 
  1.  To  establish  by  charter. 
 
  2.  To  hire  or  let  by  charter,  as  a  ship.  See  {Charter  party}, 
  under  {Charter},  n. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chartered  \Char"tered\,  a. 
  1.  Granted  or  established  by  charter;  having  or  existing 
  under  a  charter;  having  a  privilege  by  charter. 
 
  The  sufficiency  of  chartered  rights.  --Palfrey. 
 
  The  air,  a  chartered  libertine.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  Hired  or  let  by  charter,  as  a  ship. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chartered 
  adj  :  hired  for  the  exclusive  temporary  use  of  a  group  of 
  travelers;  "a  chartered  plane";  "the  chartered  buses 
  arrived  on  time"  [syn:  {hired},  {leased}]  [ant:  {unchartered}] 




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