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.

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The duo, who worked at a discounted rate and secured additional discounts and donations, incorporated principles of universal design throughout the house. Marni Elyse Katz,, "This delightfully designed home makes life easier for a child with mobility challenges," 25 July 2019 Use a rice paddle to loosen the rice-quinoa mixture and mix until the ghee is evenly incorporated. Los Angeles Times, "Hammam Bay Leaf Rice With Soy-Cured Egg Yolks," 24 July 2019 Using this evidence, Saxena and his colleagues ran simulations that showed how solar activity can either deposit or strip the moon of these minerals, and then incorporated data about the relationship between solar flares and stellar rotation rates. Daniel Oberhaus, WIRED, "Lunar Mysteries That Science Still Needs to Solve," 16 July 2019 Star player Megan Rapinoe also spoke at the event and incorporated equal pay into her message. Caitlin O'kane, CBS News, "New York Governor Cuomo signs equal pay bill into law at USWNT World Cup victory parade," 10 July 2019 Her own verse often drew on classical forms such as the villanelle, sestina, tritina and sonnet, and sometimes incorporated references to ancient mythology and medieval legend. Harrison Smith, Washington Post, "Marie Ponsot, elegant poet of the sea, stars and her seven-child family, dies at 98," 8 July 2019 In a food processor add butter and roasted jalapeños and process until pureed and well incorporated. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Cooking shellfish: Chef Paul Arias shares recipes and tips," 18 June 2019 Without congressional approval, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue tapped $12 billion from the Commodity Credit Corp., a Depression-era entity incorporated to help stabilize farm income and prices, to make cash payments to farmers. Lynn Brezosky,, "Trade war with China is hitting Texas grain farmers," 6 June 2019 The couple both incorporated fun punches of color and laidback athleisure elements into their respective outfits. Nicole Saunders, Harper's BAZAAR, "Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas Bring Some Much Needed Color to Dreary NYC," 6 May 2019

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First Known Use of incorporated

1599, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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

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