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corporation

noun [C]  us   /ˌkɔr·pəˈreɪ·ʃən/ (abbreviation Corp.)
an organization, esp. a business, that has a legally separate existence from the people who run it: multinational corporations She was elected to the board of directors of the corporation.
corporate
adjective  us   /ˈkɔr·pə·rət/
corporate finance/law
Translations of “corporation”
in Korean 기업…
in Arabic شَرِكة, مُؤسَّسة…
in Portuguese corporação…
in Catalan empresa…
in Japanese 法人, 企業…
in Italian società (commerciale), ente (pubblico)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公司, 大公司, 集團公司…
in Russian корпорация…
in Turkish şirket…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公司, 大公司, 集团公司…
in Polish korporacja…
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