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parent companynoun [C]

uk   us   also parent FINANCE
a company that owns one or more other companies: The parent company's stock price has dropped almost by half. Minnwest is the parent company of five community banks. The subsidiary has issued shares that are guaranteed by its parent.
(Definition of parent company from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parent company”
in Chinese (Simplified) 母公司,总公司…
in Turkish ana şirket, asıl kuruluş…
in Russian компания-учредитель…
in Chinese (Traditional) 母公司,總公司…
in Polish spółka dominująca…
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