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Meaning of “Inc.” in the English Dictionary

"Inc." in British English

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Inc.adjective [after noun]

uk   us   /ɪŋk/
abbreviation forincorporated: used in the ​names of US ​companies that are ​legallyestablished: Bishop Computer Services, Inc.
(Definition of Inc. from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Inc." in American English

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Inc.adjective

 /ɪŋk/
short form ofincorporated: Automated Document Systems, Inc.
(Definition of Inc. from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"inc" in Business English

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inc

uk   us   (also inc.) UK
→  incl. : They ​operate two ​flights a day between London and Lyon for £60 ​return inc ​taxes. The Guide ​costs £8.95 inc. ​postage and ​packing.

Inc.adjective [after noun]

uk   us  
abbreviation for Incorporated : used in the US after the ​name of a ​companyorganized as a ​legal corporation (= a particular ​type of ​company): Time Inc. announced it would ​launch a Greek ​version of two of its ​magazines. Developer enthusiasm for Apple Inc. ​increases before every new ​productlaunch.
(Definition of inc from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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