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corporation

cor·po·ra·tion

corporation

 
pronunciation:
kor p reI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an association of persons recognized by law and authorized to carry out certain functions with powers independent of the individual members.
similar words:
agency, association, combine, company, conglomerate, holding company, syndicate
definition 2: any group of people who function as a unified whole.
synonyms:
association, body, corps
similar words:
combine, company, group
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The word corporation contains the following part:
corp, corpo, corpor, corpus Latin root that means body