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noun as in business organization, usually large

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This is the Mexico that the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and most major U.S. corporations, are eager to call amigo.

Is it any wonder that the interests of large corporations and unions get to the front of the line?

And some of the most compelling statements came from a powerful, crucial set of equality allies: corporations.

To define this show of support by major corporations for LGBT equality as a seachange would be no overstatement.

In 2013, with help from corporations, the federal Employment Non-Discrimination Act finally passed in the Senate.

Some corporations are still denied voluntary action, as well as minors and insane persons.

Gainful corporations have no such power unless it has been granted by their charter or by statute.

Colonial charters were, however, "undoubtedly no more than those of all corporations, which empower them to make bye-laws."

Public corporations are formed for governing the people and are often called municipal corporations.

More recently general statutes have been enacted whereby individuals may form such corporations without the aid of a legislature.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to corporations, such as: business, company, partnership, society, enterprise, and association.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.