subsidiary company

subsidiary company
noun
a company that is completely controlled by another company
Syn: ↑subsidiary
Derivationally related forms: ↑subsidiary (for: ↑subsidiary)
Hypernyms: ↑company

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noun
see subsidiary II

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a company whose controlling interest is owned by another company.
[1915-20]

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subsidiary company noun
One of which another company holds most of the shares
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Main Entry:subsidy

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