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corporate

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈkɔːpərət/
relating to a business, especially a large business: corporate bosses Analysts are expecting share prices to fall in the first quarter of next year because of poor corporate earnings.
Corporate America/Britain/Germany, etc. used to refer to large companies that have a lot of influence in the economy of the US, Britain, Germany, etc.: Corporate America is starting to look at the millions of cars it owns for traveling salesmen as an area where it can save money.
(Definition of corporate adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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