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stakeholder

noun stake·hold·er \ˈstāk-ˌhōl-dər\

: a person or business that has invested money in something (such as a company)

: a person who holds the money that people have bet on something and then gives it to the winner

Full Definition of STAKEHOLDER

1
:  a person entrusted with the stakes of bettors
2
:  one that has a stake in an enterprise
3
:  one who is involved in or affected by a course of action
stake·hold·ing \-diŋ\ noun

First Known Use of STAKEHOLDER

1708

Other Business Terms

amortize, caveat emptor, clearinghouse, divest, due diligence, emolument, green-collar, marque, overhead, perquisite

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