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Definition 1: a statutory right or privilege granted to a person or group by a government (especially the rights of citizenship and the right to vote) - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for franchise in the sense of this definition

(franchise is a kind of ...) a right based in law

(... is a kind of franchise ) a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment

"American women got the vote in 1920"

(franchise belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 2: an authorization to sell a company's goods or services in a particular place - [noun denoting communication]

(franchise is a kind of ...) a contract granting the right to operate a subsidiary business

"he got the beer concession at the ball park"

Definition 3: a business established or operated under an authorization to sell or distribute a company's goods or services in a particular area - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for franchise in the sense of this definition

(franchise is a kind of ...) a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it

"he bought his brother's business" "a small mom-and-pop business" "a racially integrated business concern"

(franchise is a kind of ...) authorize officially

"I am licensed to practice law in this state"

(franchise belongs to category ...) transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

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