charter member


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charter member

n.
An original member or a founder of an organization.

charter member

n
an original or founder member of a society or organization

char′ter mem′ber


n.
one of the original or founding members of a club or organization.
[1905–10, Amer.]
char′ter mem′bership, n.
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Noun1.charter member - one of the original members when an organization was founded
fellow member, member - one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family"
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Three of the Adriatic Charter member states are now NATO members and I believe the others are also going in the same direction.
This document highlighted Nicklaus' involvement and included a quotation by Nicklaus, reflecting his enthusiastic decision to become a "founding charter member:" "When I walked Mt.
All of the charter members of the chapter were invited to attend and those present were recognized at the meeting.
The representatives of the Adriatic Charter member states also agreed to extend the term of office of the chair country from 6 to 12 months as of 1 January 2014.
Bob Mann, chairman of E-J was recognized on stage at the Luncheon held on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at the New Yolk Hilton along with 10 other Charter Member organizations.
A charter member of the association, Mansbach has aim served two terms each as secretary and treasurer,
Alexa told me that as she was leaving for Congress, her father gave her the medal, telling Alexa, to her surprise, that her mother, Marie Kassakian, was a charter member of ONS.
Naeem Zafar, who is also a Charter Member of TiE Silicon, said that Pakistan has immense potential for entrepreneurial activities and praised the role of TiE and Skill Development Council in developing entrepreneurship in Pakistan.
His long service to Phi Kappa Phi includes being a charter member and the charter president of the University of Missouri-Columbia chapter (1972), serving many years as chapter president, secretary and treasurer, and being a regional vice president (1986-'92).
-- The National Association for Retail Marketing Services (NARMS) International has become a charter member of the Retail Advisory Board of the Center for Retailing Excellence at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
He was a charter member and president of the American Academy of Medical Directors, the organization that preceded ACPE, and served as ACPE president in 1983.

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