noun, plural keymen.
a person highly important or essential to the functioning of an organization, as the head of a sales force or branch office.
noun 1. life insurance taken out by a business firm on an essential or very important employee, with the firm as beneficiary.
- Key-man assurance
noun 1. an assurance policy taken out, esp by a small company, on the life of a senior executive whose death would create a serious loss
noun 1. advance rent or security required of a new tenant and given in exchange for the key to the house or apartment. 2. an amount of money paid, often secretly, to a landlord, superintendent, or current tenant by a person desiring future tenancy. noun 1. a fee payment required from a new tenant of […]
[keynz] /keɪnz/ noun 1. John Maynard, 1st Baron, 1883–1946, English economist and writer. /keɪnz/ noun 1. John Maynard, 1st Baron Keynes. 1883–1946, English economist. In The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money (1936) he argued that unemployment was characteristic of an unregulated market economy and therefore to achieve a high level of employment it […]