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corp.

or Corp.,

1. corporal.
2. corporation.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.corp - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some statecorp - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
greenmail - (corporation) the practice of purchasing enough shares in a firm to threaten a takeover and thereby forcing the owners to buy those shares back at a premium in order to stay in business
judgement in personam, judgment in personam, personal judgement, personal judgment - a judgment rendered against an individual (or corporation) for the payment of money damages
case study - a careful study of some social unit (as a corporation or division within a corporation) that attempts to determine what factors led to its success or failure
conglomerate, empire - a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
large cap - a corporation with a large capitalization; "he works for a large cap"
small cap - a corporation with a small capitalization; "this annual conference is a showcase for ambitious small caps"
business firm, firm, house - the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"
close corporation, closed corporation, private corporation, privately held corporation - a corporation owned by a few people; shares have no public market
closely held corporation - stock is publicly traded but most is held by a few shareholders who have no plans to sell
shell corporation, shell entity - a company that is incorporated but has no assets or operations
FDIC, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation - a federally sponsored corporation that insures accounts in national banks and other qualified institutions
Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, FHLMC, Freddie Mac - a corporation authorized by Congress to provide a secondary market for residential mortgages
Fannie Mae, Federal National Mortgage Association, FNMA - a federally chartered corporation that purchases mortgages
Boy Scouts of America - a corporation that operates through a national council that charters local councils all over the United States; the purpose is character building and citizenship training
event planner - someone who plans social events as a profession (usually for government or corporate officials)
dead hand, mortmain - real property held inalienably (as by an ecclesiastical corporation)
redemption - repayment of the principal amount of a debt or security at or before maturity (as when a corporation repurchases its own stock)
zero coupon bond, zero-coupon bond - a bond that is issued at a deep discount from its value at maturity and pays no interest during the life of the bond; the commonest form of zero-coupon security
Translations

Corp

ABBR
1. (Comm, Fin) =CorporationS.A.
2. (Pol) =Corporation
3. (Mil) =Corporal
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"My grandfather started The Kroot Corp. in the late 1890s in southern Indiana.
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The S corp then develops and subdivides the land, obtains government entitlements, and constructs improvements and condominiums.
Prior tax rules limited S corps to having no more than 75 shareholders--forcing some privately held corporations into C corp status.
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