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ESOP

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noun \ˌē-ˌes-(ˌ)ō-ˈpē, ˈē-ˌsäp\

Definition of ESOP

  1. :  a program by which a corporation's employees acquire its stock




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ESOP

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noun \ˌē-ˌes-ˌō-ˈpē\

Legal Definition of ESOP

  1. :  a program by which a corporation's employees may acquire its capital stock



Origin of esop

employee stock ownership plan


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