alien corporation

noun

: a corporation created and existing under the laws of some nation or state other than that wherein it is doing business

Word History

First Known Use

1817, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alien corporation was in 1817

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“Alien corporation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alien%20corporation. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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