Citizens' Advice Bureau

noun (in the UK) an office providing free advice on civil matters.

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  • Citizens' Advice Bureau — noun An organization that offers free advice and information to the public • • • Main Entry: ↑citizen …   Useful english dictionary

  • Citizens Advice Bureau — UK US See:CAB …   Useful english dictionary

  • Citizens Advice Bureau — The Citizens Advice Bureau Logo. A Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) is one of a network of independent charities throughout the UK that give free, confidential information and advice to help people with their money, legal, consumer and other problems …   Wikipedia

  • Citizens Advice Bureau — (abbr CAB) a British organization with offices in many towns to which people can go for free advice about the law, money problems, the government services available to help them, etc. The Citizens Advice Bureau is mostly paid for by local… …   Universalium

  • Citizens Advice Bureau — Citizens Ad|vice Bu|reau, the the CAB a British organization supported by the government which gives free advice to ordinary people about legal, financial, and other problems …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Citizens Advice Bureau — /ˌsɪtɪz(ə)nz əd vaɪs ˌbjυərəυ/ noun an office where people can go to get free advice on legal and administrative problems. Abbreviation CAB …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • Citizens Advice Bureau — UK / US See: CAB …   English dictionary

  • (the) Citizens Advice Bureau — the Citizens Advice Bureau [the Citizens Advice Bureau] (abbr CAB) a British organization with offices in many towns to which people can go for free advice about the law, money problems, the government services available to help them, etc. The… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bureau — A third party providing a service to National Export Scheme ( NES) authorised traders to act as their direct Representative for the submission of pre shipment and Supplementary declarations. HM Customs & Revenue Glossary * * * bureau bu‧reau… …   Financial and business terms

  • bureau — [[t]bjʊ͟əroʊ[/t]] (The usual plural in British English is bureaux. The usual plural in American English is bureaus.) 1) N COUNT: oft in names A bureau is an office, organization, or government department that collects and distributes information …   English dictionary

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