Corporation

A business entity treated as a person in the eyes of the law. A corporation is allowed to own assets

Corporation

A corporation is a separate legal entity that has been incorporated either directly through legislation or through a registration process established by law. Incorporated entities have legal rights and liabilities that are distinct from their employees, shareholders, and members, and may conduct business as either a profit-seeking business or not-...
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Corporation

• (n.) A body politic or corporate, formed and authorized by law to act as a single person, and endowed by law with the capacity of succession; a society having the capacity of transacting business as an individual.
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Corporation

- Form of doing business pursuant to a charter granted by a state or federal government. Corporations typically are characterized by the issuance of freely transferable CAPITAL STOCK, perpetual life, centralized management, and limitation of owners' LIABILITY to the amount they invest in the business.
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Corporation

1. A player created corporation which players may join. 2. An NPC member corporation of a larger NPC faction.
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corporation

corp noun a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
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Corporation

[feudal Europe] In feudal Europe, a corporation (from the Latin corpus, corporis a body) was an aggregation of business interests into a single legal body, entity or compact, usually with an explicit license from city, church, or national leaders. These functioned as effective monopolies for a particular good or labor. The term `corporation...
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corporation

[Noun] A large business or company.
Example: Some corporations are multi-national and have offices in several countries.
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Corporation

[rpg] Corporation is a science fiction role-playing game created by Brutal Games, it has been inspired by many Science fiction films and books including The Fifth Element, Gattaca, Johnny Mnemonic, and Total Recall. It has a small but growing fan base worldwide. The game makers have also set up a forum for players to use to ask questions re...
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Corporation

[university] The term corporation refers to different kinds of student organizations worldwide. Generally, universities in the various European countries have student organizations called corporations. The name is derived from the Latin corporatio meaning a body or group. There was an earlier type of student organization, called a nation fr...
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Corporation

[video game] Corporation (released as Cyber-Cop in North America) is a video game for Amiga, Atari ST and DOS, later ported to the Mega Drive/Genesis. It was developed for Core Design by Dimension Creative Designs by Bill Allen with graphics and design by Kevin Bulmer. The PC and Sega versions were published by Virgin Games. Originally rele...
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Corporation

Cor`po·ra'tion (kôr`po*rā'shŭn) noun [ Latin corporatio incarnation: confer French corporation corporation.] A body politic or corporate, formed and authorized by law to act as a single person, and endowed by law with the capacity of succession; a society having the capacity ...
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corporation

a business firm recognized by law as a single body
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Corporation

A business form legally separate from its owners. Its distinguishing features include limited liability, easy transfer of ownership, unlimited life, and an ability to raise large sums of capital.
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Corporation

A corporation is a legal form of business that is separate from its owners. In other words, it?s a business that is a separate legal entity from its shareholders.
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Corporation

A fictitious legal entity/person which has rights and duties independent of the rights and duties of real persons and which is legally authorized to act in its own name through duly appointed agents. It is owned by shareholders. Usually created under the authority of state law.
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corporation

A group created by a legal charter that may buy or sell or enter into contracts.
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corporation

A group of persons granted a state charter legally recognizing them as a separate entity having its own rights, privileges, and liabilities distinct from those of its members. The process of incorporating should be completed with the state's secretary of state or state corporate counsel, and usually requires the services of an attorney.
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Corporation

A large company or a group of companies which is legally authorised to act as a single entity, separate from its owners, with its liabilities for damages, debts, etc., limited to its assets so that its shareholders and owners are protected from personal claims
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Corporation

A legal 'person' that is separate and distinct from its owners. A corporation is allowed to own assets, incur liabilities, and sell securities, among other things.
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Corporation

A legal entity chartered by a state
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Corporation

A type of organizational structure that is an artificial entity, invisible, intangible, and existing
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Corporation

An entity or organization, created by operation of law, whose rights of doing business are essential
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Corporation

An organisation responsible for the day-to-day administration of a town or city. Usually called a council these days.
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Corporation

an organisation with a legal existence, including rights and liabilities, apart from those of its members
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