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v. head·quar·tered, head·quar·ter·ing, head·quar·ters
To provide with headquarters: That company is headquartered in Chicago.
To establish headquarters.
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informal chiefly US to place in or establish as headquarters
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head•quar•ter(ˈhɛdˌkwɔr tər, -ˌkwɔ-)
1. to situate in headquarters.v.i.
2. to establish one's headquarters.
[1900–05; back formation from headquarters]
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Past participle: headquartered
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|Verb||1.||headquarter - provide with headquarters; "the compnay is headquartered in New Jersey"|
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