institutional institutional  /ˌɪn stɪ ˈtu ʃə nəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to or constituting or involving an institution
  2. (adj) organized as or forming an institution

Usage(s):

  1. Plus, institutional customers like schools, corporations and government agencies account for some 20% of the company's sales.
  2. Our love of the church helped us overlook its institutional rejection of the relationships we built and the families who embraced us as equals.
  3. It's midafternoon, and they are, of course, tired, but even so their presence adds a jangly, hormonal buzz to the bland, institutional setting.

News

  1. Business Brief: Flagler College names Beverly Carmichael VP of institutional advancement

    Beverly "Bev" Copeland Carmichael has been appointed vice president for institutional advancement at Flagler College. She will assume her new post on Aug. 1.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The St. Augustine Record

  2. Joseph Carieri Joins TCW as Head of Institutional Distribution and Marketing

    The TCW Group, a global asset management firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph Carieri, 52, as head of U.S. institutional distribution and marketing. Carieri will
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. CEB Host 2013 Institutional Investor Day At 9:00 AM ET

    CEB Host 2013 Institutional Investor Day At 9:00 AM ET
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "As we make the regulatory and institutional changes necessary to avoid a repeat of this crisis, it is essential that we preserve the foundations of democratic capitalism - a commitment to free markets, free enterprise, and free trade," Bush...
    on Oct 18, 2008 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Trevor Phillips, chairman of the Equality and Human Rights Commission, told The Times: "If Barack Obama had lived here I would be very surprised if even somebody as brilliant as him would have been able to break through the institutional...
    on Nov 8, 2008 By: Trevor Phillips Source: Independent

  3. "The Screen Actors Guild national negotiating committee remains committed to our core institutional mission to improve the lives of actors and their families," Rosenberg said. "We will continue to address the issues of importance to actors...
    on Jul 8, 2008 By: Alan Rosenberg Source: Forbes

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