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Definition of Franchise
FranchiseFranchise Fran"chise (? or ?; 277), n. [F., fr. franc, fem.
franche, free. See Frank, a.]
1. Exemption from constraint or oppression; freedom; liberty.
2. (LAw) A particular privilege conferred by grant from a
sovereign or a government, and vested in individuals; an
imunity or exemption from ordinary jurisdiction; a
constitutional or statutory right or privilege, esp. the
right to vote.
Election by universal suffrage, as modified by the
Constitution, is the one crowning franchise of the
American people. --W. H.
3. The district or jurisdiction to which a particular
privilege extends; the limits of an immunity; hence, an
asylum or sanctuary.
Churches and mobasteries in Spain are franchises for
4. Magnanimity; generosity; liberality; frankness; nobility.
``Franchise in woman.' [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Elective franchise, the privilege or right of voting in an
election of public officers. FranchiseFranchise Fran"chise, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Franchised; p. pr.
& vb. n. Franchising.] [Cf. OF. franchir to free, F., to
To make free; to enfranchise; to give liberty to. --Shak.
Meaning of Franchise from wikipedia
- Look up franchise
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Franchise
, a business method
that involves licensing
on a marketing concept which
can be adopted
by an organization
as a strategy
implemented, a franchisor...
- A media franchise
, also known
as a multimedia franchise
, is a collection
of related media
in which several derivative works
have been produced
- ****raiser is an American horror media franchise
films, as well as various comic
books, and additional merchandise
is an American slasher media franchise
films, as well as novels, comic
books, a video
game and other
- The Chicago franchise
One Chicago) is a media franchise
of American television programs created
Haas, Michael Brandt
and **** Wolf...
is an American science fiction anthology
and media franchise created
by J. J. Abrams consisting
Cameron's Avatar franchise
is a planned series
of science fiction films produced
by Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment
by 20th Century...
- Halo is a military science fiction media franchise originally created
by Bungie. The franchise
is currently managed
by 343 Industries, and...
is an American media franchise centered
on a series
of action films featuring
of the same name. There
have been five films
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