In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(company)(in US) sociedad anónima femenino(in UK) compañía femenino(in UK) empresa femenino(in UK) corporación femeninoDerecho persona jurídica femenino
2Britanico(municipal council)corporación (municipal) femeninomunicipio masculinoayuntamiento masculino(bus) (before noun) municipal
- It's been nice, though to my chagrin not a single multinational corporation has offered me an endorsement deal of any kind.
- Workers had been locked out by the Crown corporation for 11 days before the government stepped in.
- We cheer Indian companies that hold their own against multinational corporations.
- Holland was ruled by the Regent corporations of the eighteen cities represented in the Holland States.
- And if the council wins backing from the Government, the corporation will be up and running by the end of the year.
- It was the whole concept of selling to marketing managers at big corporations.
- It is how we as democratic citizens monitor and police the actions of our governments and corporations.
- Multinational corporations have taken over the economy while being protected by the law.
- At various times, Mr. Abraham was an officer, director or shareholder of these two corporations.
- He said there was a plan to increase the budgetary allocation for city corporations.
- The plaintiff is a corporation with its head office in Stratford.
- The majority of creditors are large corporations and insurance and reinsurance companies.
- In 1989 he was a director of Asea Brown Boveri Ltd, a multinational corporation.
- A corporation is an entity separate from other persons who are its shareholders or associated with it.
- Many corporations are using defamation laws as a cheap and convenient way to silence their critics.
- Many large corporations have avoided federal income taxes in recent years due to this deduction.
- The Municipal Corporations Act of 1835 had given elected corporations to the large towns.
- Many of them cannot compete with salaries and benefits offered by multinational corporations.
- They can accommodate the individual, the small business, and the multinational corporation.
- In addition, the corporation will lose its corporate name and its right to use the California courts.
- Thirty-three years ago he even won a seat on the city corporation for one term at a time when the Tories were serious contenders for power in George Square.
- As a general rule a corporation is a legal entity distinct from its shareholders.
- These payments were treated as income to the corporation and then ordinary income to the shareholders.
- The applicant was the largest creditor of the corporation and substantially financed its incorporation.
- We accept for the purposes of this case that the relevant corporation was a trading corporation.
- When he resigned, he was Chief Operating Officer of the corporation.
- This is the crux of the debate between federal prosecutors and corporations.
- Incidentally, now that we are paying all these corporations to run the city, when are we to see redundancies among our councillors?
- Perhaps, the city corporation would do well to consider the suggestion.
3Britanico humorístico(paunch)panza femenino coloquial
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