incorporation incorporation  /ɪn ˌkɔr pə ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) consolidating two or more things; union in (or into) one body
  2. (n) learning (of values or attitudes etc.) that is incorporated within yourself
  3. (n) including by incorporating

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Immediate reason for the proposed incorporation was that the Oxford Group had been named as such in the will of a female doctor who wished to bequeath it 500.
  2. Immediate reason for the proposed incorporation was that the Oxford Group had been named as such in the will of a female doctor who wished to bequeath it 500.
  3. The forcible incorporation of the Baltic republics came seven years later.

News

  1. MGIC Investment Corporation Shareholders Approve Increase in Share Authorization at Special Shareholder Meeting

    MILWAUKEE, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MGIC Investment Corporation's (NYSE: MTG) shareholders today approved an amendment to the Articles of Incorporation that increases the number of authorized Common ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. USEC Announces 1-for-25 Reverse Stock Split

    USEC Inc. today announced that its stockholders have approved an amendment to its Certificate of Incorporation to implement a reverse stock split. Following the stockholder vote, USEC’s Board of Directors determined that a 1-for-25 reverse stock split will be made effective on Monday, July 1, 2013.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. MyCorporation Breaks Down How to Start a Business in 2013 in 6 Steps

    Celebrating their 15th year in the incorporation and LLC formation industry, MyCorporation.com has released an infographic on "Starting a Business in 2013," a step by step guide for entrepreneurs ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Whether the 2009 ceremony's incorporation of the religious oath and prayers was constitutional may be an important question to plaintiffs, but it is not a live controversy that can avail itself of the judicial powers of the federal courts,"...
    on May 7, 2010 By: Janice Rogers Brown Source: Washington Post (blog)

  2. ...United States Supreme Court decision which said that the individual right to keep and bear arms applies to all levels of government, Justice Alito wrote "Municipal respondents and their amici complain that incorporation of the Second...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Samuel Alito Source: Examiner.com

  3. "They are enthusiastic to be part of this campaign project," Dangor told AFP. "A lot has been achieved through the incorporation of these star artists, mostly international, into the campaign. Their audience listens to them, and through them,...
    on Jul 14, 2008 By: Achmat Dangor Source: AFP

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