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joint-stock companynoun [C]

uk   us   abbreviation JSC
FINANCE, WORKPLACE a company that is owned and controlled by shareholders, with shares that are traded on a stock market
(Definition of joint-stock company from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 合股公司…
in Chinese (Traditional) 合股公司…
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