charter

noun

Definitions of charter

in the US, one of two documents which form the constitution of a company

According to its charter, the object of the society was to provide mutual aid and assistance to its members.

an agreement, often international, granting certain rights and duties to an official body by the signatory nations of such agreement

The leader of the opposition said that the Prime Minister's statements were in conflict with international charters and conventions.

the hire of transport for a particular purpose

A charter flight to Paris.