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stockholder

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noun stock·hold·er \ˈstäk-ˌhōl-dər\

Simple Definition of stockholder

  • : someone who owns stock in a company

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stockholder

  1. :  an owner of corporate stock

1753

First Known Use of stockholder

1753


STOCKHOLDER Defined for Kids

stockholder

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noun stock·hold·er \ˈstäk-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of stockholder for Students

  1. :  an owner of stock




Law Dictionary

stockholder

noun stock·hold·er

Legal Definition of stockholder

  1. :  an owner of corporate stock — compare bondholder

stockholding noun or adjective




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