[kawr-puh-rey-tiv, -per-uh-tiv, -pruh-] /ˈkɔr pəˌreɪ tɪv, -pər ə tɪv, -prə-/
of or relating to a corporation.
of or relating to a political system under which the principal economic functions, as banking, industry, or labor, are organized as corporate unities.
of or characteristic of a corporation
(of a state) organized into and governed by corporations of individuals involved in any given profession, industry, etc
1833, from Late Latin corporativus “pertaining to the forming of a body,” from past participle stem of corporare (see corporate).
[kawr-per-uh-tahyz, -pruh-tahyz] /ˈkɔr pər əˌtaɪz, -prəˌtaɪz/ verb (used with object), corporatized, corporatizing. 1. to develop into big business; bring under the control of a corporation: to corporatize baseball. /ˈkɔːpərətaɪz; -prə-/ verb 1. (transitive) to convert (a government-controlled industry or enterprise) into an independent company 2. (intransitive) to be influenced by or take on the features […]
[kawr-puh-rey-ter] /ˈkɔr pəˌreɪ tər/ noun 1. a member of a corporation, especially one of the original members. /ˈkɔːpəˌreɪtə/ noun 1. a member of a corporation
[in kohr-poh-re; English in kawr-puh-ree] /ɪn ˈkoʊr poʊˌrɛ; English ɪn ˈkɔr pə ri/ adverb, Latin. 1. in body; in substance. [mens sah-nah in kohr-poh-re sah-noh; English menz sey-nuh in kawr-puh-ree sey-noh] /mɛns ˈsɑ nɑ ɪn ˈkoʊr poʊˌrɛ ˈsɑ noʊ; English mɛnz ˈseɪ nə ɪn ˈkɔr pəˌri ˈseɪ noʊ/ Latin. 1. a sound mind in a […]
[kawr-pawr-ee-uh l, -pohr-] /kɔrˈpɔr i əl, -ˈpoʊr-/ adjective 1. of the nature of the physical body; bodily. 2. material; tangible: corporeal property. /kɔːˈpɔːrɪəl/ adjective 1. of the nature of the physical body; not spiritual 2. of a material nature; physical adj. early 15c., with adjectival suffix -al (1) + Latin corporeus “of the nature of […]