ESOP

noun
\ ˌē-ˌes-(ˌ)ō-ˈpē How to pronounce ESOP (audio) , ˈē-ˌsäp How to pronounce ESOP (audio) \

Definition of ESOP

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

First Known Use of ESOP

1973, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ESOP

employee stock ownership plan

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“ESOP.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ESOP. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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ESOP

noun
\ ˌē-ˌes-ˌō-ˈpē How to pronounce ESOP (audio) \

Legal Definition of ESOP

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

History and Etymology for ESOP

employee stock ownership plan

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