The definition of a corporation is a legal entity with its own rights, privileges and liabilities separate from the members who created it.(noun)
An example of a corporation is Apple Computer.
See corporation in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: prob. from assoc. with corpulent, etc.Informal a large, prominent belly
Origin: ME corporacioun < LL(Ec) corporatio, assumption of a body, incarnation < pp. of L corporare: see corporate
See corporation in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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