Андешгоҳ (қонуни тафакур ё утоқи фикр) (забони англисӣ - think tank) ба созмон, муассиса, ширкат ё гурӯҳе гуфта мешавад, ки кори ҳидоят, пажуишро анҷом медиҳад.
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