company

  1. an institution created to conduct business
  2. organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical)
  3. the state of being with someone
  4. small military unit; usually two or three platoons
  5. a band of people associated temporarily in some activity
  6. a social or business visitor
  7. a unit of firefighters including their equipment
  8. crew of a ship including the offic......

    Company

    A company is an association or collection of individuals, whether natural persons, legal persons, or a mixture of both. Company members share a common purpose and unite in order to focus their various talents and organize their collectively available skills or resources to achieve specific, declared goals. Companies take various forms such as: A c...
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    Company

    Two or more firefighters organized as a team, led by a fire officer, and equipped to perform certain operational functions. Compare with platoon and unit.
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    company

    [n] - the state of being with someone 2. [n] - small military unit 3. [n] - organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical) 4. [n] - a social gathering of guests or companions 5. [n] - a unit of firefighters including their equipment 6. [n] - an institution created to conduct business 7. [v]
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    Company

    • (n.) A companion or companions. • (n.) The state of being a companion or companions; the act of accompanying; fellowship; companionship; society; friendly intercourse. • (n.) The body of actors employed in a theater or in the production of a play. • (v. i.) To have sexual commerce. • (n.) Partners in a firm whose names ar...
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    company

    noun organization of performers and associated personnel (especially theatrical); `the traveling company all stayed at the same hotel`
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    company

    noun a social gathering of guests or companions; `the house was filled with company when I arrived`
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    company

    (economics) In economics, a form of business enterprise with a legal personality, such as public limited companies, partnerships, joint ventures, sole proprietorships, and branches of foreign companies. Most companies are private and, unlike public companies, cannot offer their shares to the g...
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    Company

    [free improvisation group] Company was an ever changing collection of free improvising musicians. The concept was devised by guitarist Derek Bailey in order to create challenging and artistically stimulating combinations of players who might not otherwise have had an opportunity to work together. At various times Company has included Evan P...
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    Company

    [Heroes] The Company refers to a fictional covert international organization in the NBC drama Heroes. Its primary purpose is to identify, monitor and study those individuals with genetically-derived special abilities. The Company played a central role in the plot of Volume Two, during the second season of the series. It is a very notable or...
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    Company

    [magazine] Company is a monthly fashion, celebrity and lifestyle magazine published in the United Kingdom. It celebrated its 30th birthday in 2008, and in that time has had only six editors: Maggie Goodman, Gil Hudson, Mandi Norwood, Fiona Macintosh, Sam Baker, and the current editor, Victoria White. The magazine generally features celebrit...
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    Company

    [military unit] A company is a military unit, typically consisting of 80–250 soldiers and usually commanded by a captain or a major. Most companies are formed of three to six platoons although the exact number may vary by country, unit type, and structure. Several companies are grouped to form a battalion or regiment, the latter of which ...
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    Company

    [musical] Company is a 1970 musical comedy based on a book by George Furth with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. The original production was nominated for a record-setting fourteen Tony Awards and won six. Originally titled Threes, its plot revolves around Bobby (a single man unable to commit fully to a steady relationship, let alone m...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Company_(musical)

    Company

    [novella] This category includes constituencies created for the United Kingdom House of Commons used by Irish republicans to elect the First Dáil and those created for the Northern Ireland House of Commons and the House of Commons of Southern Ireland used to elect the Second Dáil. Although only Sinn Féin members took their seats as TDs i...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Company_(novella)

    Company

    [short story] Company is a short novel by Samuel Beckett, written in English and published in 1979. Together with Ill Seen Ill Said and Worstward Ho, it was collected in the volume Nohow On in 1989. It is one of Beckett`s ``closed space` stories. The novella takes place in close quarters. In the case of Compan, as the opening stanza has it:...
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    Company

    Com'pa·ny (kŭm'pȧ*nȳ) noun ; plural Companies (- nĭz). [ French compagnie , from Old French compaing . See Companion .] 1. The state of being a companion or companions; the act of accompanying; fellowship; companionship; society; ...
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    Company

    Com'pa·ny intransitive verb 1. To associate. « Men which have companied with us all the time. Acts i. 21. » 2. To be a gay companion. [ Obsolete] Spenser. 3. To have sexual commerce. [ Obsolete] Bp. Hall.
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    Company

    Com'pa·ny transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Companied ; present participle & verbal noun Companying .] To accompany or go with; to be companion to. [ Obsolete]
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    company

    A business organisation which has a separate legal existence from its owners. Such a company, or corporation, may be 'incorporated', giving it the right to own assets and behave as if it were a person. If the owners have limited liability, it is known as a limited company. If it is listed on a stock exchange, shares in it may be bought and sold by ...
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    Company

    A class of a Collateralized Mortgage Obligation (CMO) whose principal is paid off first when the und
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    Company

    A company is a corporate enterprise that has a legal identity separate from that of its members; it operates as one single unit, in the success of which all the members participate. An incorporated company is a legal person in its own right, able to own property and to sue and be sued in its own name. A company may have limited liability (a limited...
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    Company

    A company is a entity endowed with the legal personality. It is created in a trade purpose of producing goods or services for the market, which may be a source of profit or other financial gain for its owner(s). It is the joint property of its shareholders who have the power to appoint administrators responsible for its general management. Compani...
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    Company

    A company is a separate legal entity governed by the Companies Acts, which conducts activities on its own behalf and is distinct from the persons who own and control it. The proprietors control the company but their liability in relation to the company is limited. Incorporation is the process by which the company is entered on the register at Compa...
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    Company

    A group of artists who, with the support of technical and administrative staff and operational funding, create work on a seasonal basis.
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    Company

    A group of four or five miners working together.
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