[kawr-per-it, -prit] /ˈkɔr pər ɪt, -prɪt/
of, for, or belonging to a or corporations:
a corporate executive; She considers the new federal subsidy just corporate welfare.
forming a corporation.
pertaining to a united group, as of persons:
the corporate good.
united or combined into one.
a bond issued by a corporation.
forming a corporation; incorporated
of or belonging to a corporation or corporations: corporate finance
of or belonging to a united group; joint
early 15c., “united in one body,” from Latin corporatus, past participle of corporare “form into a body,” from corpus (genitive corporis) “body” (see corporeal).
noun 1. .
noun 1. a person who seizes control of a company, as by secretly buying stock and gathering proxies. noun 1. (finance) a person or organization that acquires a substantial holding of the shares of a company in order to take it over or to force its management to act in a desired way noun a […]
- Corporate responsibility
noun duty and rational conduct expected of a corporation; accountability of a corporation to a code of ethics and to established laws
- Corporate restructuring
noun 1. a change in the business strategy of an organization resulting in diversification, closing parts of the business, etc, to increase its long-term profitability