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  • 1 company — com·pa·ny n pl nies: an association of persons for carrying on a commercial or industrial enterprise compare corporation, partnership finance company: a company that makes usu. small short term loans to individuals growth company: a company that… …

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  • 3 Company — Com pa*ny (k[u^]m p[.a]*n[y^]), n.; pl. {Companies} (k[u^]m p[.a]*n[i^]z). [F. compagnie, fr. OF. compaing. See {Companion}.] 1. The state of being a companion or companions; the act of accompanying; fellowship; companionship; society; friendly… …

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  • 4 Company 3 — Logo Industry Post Production Headquarters …

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  • 5 company — [kum′pə nē] n. pl. companies [ME & OFr compaignie < VL compania, lit., group sharing bread: see COMPANION1] 1. companionship; society [to enjoy another s company] 2. a group of people; specif., a) a group gathered for social purposes b) …

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  • 6 company — company, party, band, troop, troupe are comparable when they denote a group of persons who are associated in a joint endeavor or who are assembled for a common end. Company is the general term for either a temporary assemblage or a permanent… …

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  • 7 company — ► NOUN (pl. companies) 1) a commercial business. 2) companionship, especially of a specified kind: she is excellent company. 3) a guest or guests: we re expecting company. 4) a number of people gathered together. 5) a body of soldiers, especially …

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  • 8 Company A-1 — is the oldest outfit in the Texas A M Corps of Cadets, having been the original Outfit formed for all 20 of A M s first cadets in 1876. A 1, or Animal A as they are commonly known, therefore proudly declare that they are the First of the Finest,… …

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  • 9 Company B — may refer to: Company B (band) a dance pop trio. Company B (album), Company B s 1987 debut album. Company B (theatre) a theatre company. Company B A marketing and Public Relations firm in Milwaukee, WI This disambiguation page lists articles… …

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  • 10 Company-i — Type Subsidiary of Symantec Industry Computers Founded United Kingdom Headquarters City of London, United Kingdom Parent Symantec …

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  • 11 Company — (The Company) est un film américain réalisé par Robert Altman, sorti en 2003 aux États Unis et en 2004 en France. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Commentaire 3 Fiche technique …

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  • 12 Company —   [ kʌmpənɪ] die, /...nies, Abkürzung Comp., englische Bezeichnung für Handelsgesellschaft; die Limited company entspricht etwa der deutschen GmbH, die Jointstock company der AG (in Großbritannien) beziehungsweise der KG auf Aktien (in den USA) …

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  • 13 company — [n1] crowd of people aggregation, assemblage, assembly, association, band, body, circle, clan, clique, club, collection, community, concourse, congregation, convention, corps, cortege, coterie, crew, ensemble, gang*, gathering, group, horde,… …

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  • 14 Company — Nom de famille catalan qui correspond au nom commun company (= ami, compagnon). Le sens actuel était déjà le plus répandu au moyen âge, mais il a pu aussi désigner le membre d une compagnie, militaire ou civile. Le cas régime a donné le patronyme …

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  • 15 Company — Com pa*ny, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Companied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Companying}.] To accompany or go with; to be companion to. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 Company — Com pa*ny, v. i. 1. To associate. [1913 Webster] Men which have companied with us all the time. Acts i. 21. [1913 Webster] 2. To be a gay companion. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] 3. To have sexual commerce. [Obs.] Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 Company — (engl., spr. kómpănī), Handels (Kapital ) Gesellschaft; Companies Act, englisches Gesetz von 1862 (bez. 1867,1870,1877 und 1879) über die Handelsgesellschaften. Vgl. Aktie, S. 241 …

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  • 18 company — mid 12c., large group of people, from O.Fr. compagnie society, friendship, intimacy; body of soldiers (12c.), from L.L. companio (see COMPANION (Cf. companion)). Meaning companionship is from late 13c. Sense of business association first recorded …

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  • 19 company — a business owned by a group of people called shareholders, which has its own legal identity separate from its owners. Glossary of Business Terms A proprietorship, partnership, corporation, or other form of enterprise that engages in business.… …

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  • 20 Company — For other uses, see Company (disambiguation). Companies law …

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