corporation
[kɔːpəˈreɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
corporations (plural noun)
  1. a large company or group of companies authorized to act as a single entity and recognized as such in law.
    "the Cardiff Bay Development Corporation" ·
    "multinational corporations"
  2. BRITISH
    a group of people elected to govern a city, town, or borough.
    "the City of London Corporation"
    synonyms:
    council · town council · municipal authority · civic authority · authorities
  3. dated
    humorous
    a paunch.
Origin
late Middle English: from late Latin corporatio(n-), from Latin corporare ‘combine in one body’ ( see corporate).
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How to use corporation in a sentence?
the plaintiff sought indemnification for the cost of the suit against the corporation.
he was recused when he referred to the corporation as ‘a bunch of villains’.
he declared that the corporation was a ‘nest of long-haired Trots’.
funding for the project was provided by the Housing corporation.
the industry is one of the biggest payers of corporation tax.
the corporation executed a series of financial deals.
the corporation has its main office in California.
a large divisionalized Western corporation.
the Cardiff Bay Development corporation.
the City of London corporation.
multinational corporations.
a mammoth corporation.
How to say corporation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)korporasie
Arabic (NOUN)شركة, مؤسسة, كوربوريشن, المؤسسة, الشركة, هيئة
Bangla নিগম
Bosnian (Latin) korporacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)корпорация
Cantonese (Traditional) 公司
Catalan (NOUN)corporació
Chinese Simplified 公司
Chinese Traditional 公司
Croatian (NOUN)korporacija
Czech (NOUN)korporace, společnost, právnických
Danish (NOUN)selskab, koncern
Dutch (NOUN)bedrijf, vennootschap, onderneming
Estonian (NOUN)ettevõtte, korporatsioon
Fijian kabani
Filipino korporasyon
Finnish (NOUN)Oyj, kaupunginhallitus, yhtiö
French (NOUN)société, personne morale
German (NOUN)Konzern, Gesellschaft, Körperschaft, GmbH
Greek (NOUN)εταιρεία, σωματείο
Haitian Creole kòperasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)תאגיד, התאגיד, לתאגיד, אגודה, חברת, חברה, האיגוד, הארגון, בחברה, בארגון
Hindi (NOUN)निगम, कॉर्पोरेशन, कॉपोरेशन
Hmong Daw li
Hungarian (NOUN)testület, vállalat, társaság
Icelandic (NOUN)hlutafélag
Indonesian (NOUN)korporasi, perusahaan
Italian (NOUN)società
Japanese (NOUN)株式会社, ( 株 ), 法人, コーポレーション, 公社, 商事, 公団, 企業, 社, 会社, 協会
Kiswahili (NOUN)shirika la
Klingon ghom
Korean (NOUN)공사, 법인, 주식 회사, 코퍼레이션, 기업, 공단
Latvian (NOUN)korporācija, sabiedrība, ienākuma
Lithuanian (NOUN)korporacija, pelno
Malagasy corporation day
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)Perbadanan
Maltese (NOUN)Korporazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål aksjeselskap
Persian (NOUN)شرکت, کورپوریشن
Polish (NOUN)korporacji, osób prawnych
Portuguese (NOUN)empresa
Querétaro Otomi Corporación
Romanian (NOUN)societate, profit
Russian (NOUN)корпорации
Samoan faalapotopotoga
Serbian (Cyrillic) корпорација
Serbian (Latin) korporacija
Slovak (NOUN)korporácie, spoločnosť
(ADJECTIVE)právnických
Slovenian (NOUN)korporacija, združba, družba
Spanish (NOUN)empresa, sociedad
Swedish (NOUN)korporationen, abp, bolag
Tahitian taiete
Tamil (NOUN)மாநகராட்சி, கழகம்
Telugu కార్పొరేషన్
Thai (NOUN)คอร์ปอเรชั่น
Tongan 'a e kautaha
Turkish (NOUN)kurum, A.Ş., kuruluş
Ukrainian (NOUN)корпорації
Urdu (NOUN)کارپوریشن, ادارہ
Vietnamese (NOUN)tập đoàn, công ty
Welsh (NOUN)gorfforaeth
(ADJECTIVE)gorfforaethol
Yucatec Maya Corporación
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