noncontrolling

adjective
non·​con·​trol·​ling | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈtrō-liŋ How to pronounce noncontrolling (audio) \

Definition of noncontrolling

: not having, providing, or constituting a controlling interest in a corporation noncontrolling shareholders/investors had a noncontrolling interest in the company

First Known Use of noncontrolling

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncontrolling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncontrolling. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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noncontrolling

adjective
non·​con·​trol·​ling | \ ˌnän-kən-ˈtrō-liŋ \

Legal Definition of noncontrolling

: not controlling

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