1 (def 6).
- Companion vein
companion vein n. An accompanying vein.
[kuhm-puh-nee] /ˈkʌm pə ni/ noun, plural companies. 1. a number of individuals assembled or associated together; group of people. 2. a guest or guests: We’re having company for dinner. 3. an assemblage of persons for social purposes. 4. companionship; fellowship; association: I always enjoy her company. 5. one’s usual companions: I don’t like the company […]
[kuh m-pan-yuh n-wey] /kəmˈpæn yənˌweɪ/ noun, Nautical. 1. a stair or ladder within the hull of a vessel. 2. the space occupied by this stair or ladder. /kəmˈpænjənˌweɪ/ noun 1. a stairway or ladder leading from one deck to another in a boat or ship
- Company doctor
noun 1. a businessperson or accountant who specializes in turning ailing companies into profitable enterprises 2. a physician employed by a company to look after its staff and to advise on health matters