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subsidiary

noun [C]
 
 
/səbˈsɪdiəri/ US   /səbˈsɪdieri/ ( plural subsidiaries) ( also subsidiary company) FINANCE
a company that is controlled by another: a banking/foreign subsidiary a majority-owned/wholly owned subsidiarysubsidiary of sth California First Bank is a 77%-owned subsidiary of Bank of Tokyo.
→  See also partly-owned subsidiary , sales subsidiary , wholly-owned subsidiary
Translations of “subsidiary”
in Chinese (Traditional) 子公司, 附屬公司…
in Russian дочерняя компания…
in Turkish yan şirket, alt kuruluş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 子公司, 附属公司…
in Polish filia…
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