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Pty

adjective [after noun]
written abbreviation for proprietary , used in the names of private companies in Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa whose owners are responsible for only a limited amount of the companies' debts: Mackenzie Investments Pty
Translations of “Pty”
in Chinese (Traditional) (澳大利亞、新西蘭和南非的)民營公司…
in Chinese (Simplified) (澳大利亚、新西兰和南非的)私营公司…
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