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"stockholder" in British English

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stockholdernoun [C]

uk   /ˈstɒkˌhəʊl.dər/  us   /ˈstɑːkˌhoʊl.dɚ/ mainly US (UK usually shareholder)
a ​person who ​ownsshares in a ​company and ​therefore gets ​part of the company's ​profits and the ​right to ​vote on how the ​company is ​controlled: Stockholders will be ​voting on the ​proposedmerger of the ​companies next ​week.
(Definition of stockholder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stockholder" in American English

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stockholdernoun [C]

 us   /ˈstʊkˌhoʊl·dər/
a ​person or ​group that ​ownspart of a ​company in the ​form of ​shares
(Definition of stockholder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"stockholder" in Business English

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stockholdernoun [C]

uk   /ˈstɒkˌhəʊldər/  us   /ˈstɑːkˌhoʊldɚ/ STOCK MARKET, FINANCE
→  shareholder
(Definition of stockholder from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stockholder”
in Chinese (Simplified) 股票持有人,股东…
in Chinese (Traditional) 股票持有人,股東…
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