: a group of persons or things
: a body of soldiers;
: a unit (as of infantry) consisting usually of a headquarters and two or more platoons
: an organization of performing artists
: the officers and crew of a ship
- The captain called a meeting of the ship's company.
: a firefighting unit
- A hose company was first to arrive at the scene of the fire.
: a chartered commercial organization or medieval trade guild
: an association of persons for carrying on a commercial or industrial enterprise
: those members of a partnership firm whose names do not appear in the firm name