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)feminine sociedad anónimafeminine compañíafeminine empresafeminine corporaciónLaw persona jurídica feminine
2British(municipal council)corporación (municipal) femininemunicipio masculineayuntamiento masculine(bus) municipal
- 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.
- He said there was a plan to increase the budgetary allocation for city corporations.
- And if the council wins backing from the Government, the corporation will be up and running by the end of the year.
- Workers had been locked out by the Crown corporation for 11 days before the government stepped in.
- 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.
- It is how we as democratic citizens monitor and police the actions of our governments and corporations.
- The majority of creditors are large corporations and insurance and reinsurance companies.
- Many of them cannot compete with salaries and benefits offered by multinational corporations.
- These payments were treated as income to the corporation and then ordinary income to the shareholders.
- As a general rule a corporation is a legal entity distinct from its shareholders.
- It was the whole concept of selling to marketing managers at big corporations.
- Incidentally, now that we are paying all these corporations to run the city, when are we to see redundancies among our councillors?
- We cheer Indian companies that hold their own against multinational corporations.
- Multinational corporations have taken over the economy while being protected by the law.
- The plaintiff is a corporation with its head office in Stratford.
- The applicant was the largest creditor of the corporation and substantially financed its incorporation.
- Many large corporations have avoided federal income taxes in recent years due to this deduction.
- Holland was ruled by the Regent corporations of the eighteen cities represented in the Holland States.
- It's been nice, though to my chagrin not a single multinational corporation has offered me an endorsement deal of any kind.
- They can accommodate the individual, the small business, and the multinational corporation.
- A corporation is an entity separate from other persons who are its shareholders or associated with it.
- In addition, the corporation will lose its corporate name and its right to use the California courts.
- The Municipal Corporations Act of 1835 had given elected corporations to the large towns.
- Perhaps, the city corporation would do well to consider the suggestion.
- Many corporations are using defamation laws as a cheap and convenient way to silence their critics.
- At various times, Mr. Abraham was an officer, director or shareholder of these two corporations.
- This is the crux of the debate between federal prosecutors and corporations.
- In 1989 he was a director of Asea Brown Boveri Ltd, a multinational corporation.
3British humorous(paunch)panza feminine informal
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