Associations to the word «Corporation»


CORPORATION, noun. A group of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members.
CORPORATION, noun. In Fascist Italy, a joint association of employers' and workers' representatives.
CORPORATION, noun. (slang) A protruding belly; a paunch.
CORPORATION POP, noun. (idiomatic) (UK) Water, specifically drinking water supplied by a public utility company.
CORPORATION SOLE, noun. A legal entity consisting of a single incorporated office.

Dictionary definition

CORPORATION, noun. A business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state.
CORPORATION, noun. Slang for a paunch.

Wise words

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