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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A company that is completely controlled by another company; An assistant subject to the authority or control of another;

Usage examples (36)
  • Her father's company has a wholly-owned subsidiary in Asia.
  • Azerbaijan-based Unileasing is seeking to acquire Parex Leasing & Factoring, the title subsidiary in Azerbaijan of Latvia's Parex Leasing.
  • On Jan. 4, 2010, Eco2 announced a deal with CarbonX Trade, which it described as a subsidiary of Lakewood, Colo. -based Green Ventures Future Fund.
  • Then, only the subsidiary is in trouble (up to a point). for more
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