in·​cor·​po·​rat·​ed | \ in-ˈkȯr-pə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce incorporated (audio) \

Definition of incorporated

1 : united in one body
2 : formed into a legal corporation

Examples of incorporated in a Sentence

The company is incorporated in the state of Delaware.
Recent Examples on the Web Mountain Home is a limited liability company, a type of business that is not incorporated. oregonlive, "Judge rules Oregon’s top out-of-state institution for foster children off limits," 24 Jan. 2020 In McDonald the justices ruled that an individual’s Second Amendment rights are incorporated and applied to states via the Due Process clauses. Ephrat Livni, Quartz, "SCOTUS has the 2nd Amendment in its sights—and gun groups are thrilled," 30 Nov. 2019 Add the yolks and vanilla extract and continue beating until the mixture is well incorporated., "SUGAR COOKIES WITH ROYAL ICING," 21 Nov. 2019 Add the butter and pulse until the butter is well incorporated, about 30 seconds. CBS News, "The Dish: Chef Whitney Otawka of Greyfield Inn," 2 Nov. 2019 Beat until the whites and yolks are fully incorporated and the mixture looks a bit frothy. Emma Wartzman, Bon Appétit, "This Crispy Rice Frittata Is Where Leftover Rice Goes To Heaven," 11 Oct. 2019 That dish, which will be on the restaurant’s menu starting next week, also incorporated aquafaba, the slightly viscous water in cans of chickpeas, which is sometimes used as an egg white substitute. Washington Post, "This high-tech vegan ice cream may be good enough to fool even die-hard dairy lovers," 1 Oct. 2019 Rochester’s parishes are separately incorporated and should not be affected by the bankruptcy filing, according to a statement on its website. Corina Knoll, New York Times, "He Sued Over a Priest’s Abuse. Then the Diocese Filed for Bankruptcy.," 26 Sep. 2019 Regency Centers, the developer of The Market at Springwoods Village, incorporated environmentally-conscious elements into the retail center, according to a press release announcing the certification. Melanie Feuk, Houston Chronicle, "Saturday: 500 free trees available in The Market at Springwoods Village," 14 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of incorporated

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Incorporated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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: formed into a legal corporation in the U.S.

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