a commercial company owned by the government and controlled and partially operated by civil servants.
(in Canada) a corporation owned by the federal or a provincial government
- Crown court
noun 1. (English law) a court of criminal jurisdiction holding sessions in towns throughout England and Wales at which circuit judges hear and determine cases
noun 1. a hollow, thin-walled cylinder having teeth formed radially on the end and used for cutting round holes out of thin, flat stock.
noun 1. a garden plant, Chrysanthemum coronarium, of the composite family, native to southern Europe, having numerous yellowish-white flower heads.
- Crown derby
noun 1. a type of porcelain manufactured at Derby from 1784–1848