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public company

noun [C] uk   us  
a business that is owned by many people who have bought shares in it
Translations of “public company”
in Chinese (Traditional) 股票公開上市的公司,上市公司…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开招股公司,上市公司…
(Definition of public company from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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