noncorporate

adjective
non·​cor·​po·​rate | \ ˌnän-ˈkȯr-p(ə-)rət How to pronounce noncorporate (audio) \

Definition of noncorporate

: not corporate : not relating to or being a corporation small noncorporate businesses

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Recent Examples on the Web Most of the money came from non-sponsored state and federal appropriations, but more than $4 million was noncorporate or corporate sponsored, Texas A&M AgriLife spokesperson Katie Hancock said. Ryan W. Miller, USA TODAY, "Controversial study urging people to eat red meat followed by correction," 9 Jan. 2020 Many of the noncorporate tax cuts in that law will expire at the end of 2025 absent congressional action, as will other provisions, such as increased child tax credits. BostonGlobe.com, "WASHINGTON — White House officials and congressional Republicans have begun early talks on a new package of tax reductions and economic growth measures, under pressure from President Trump, who is agitating to announce a new tax cut proposal heading into the 2020 election.," 1 Nov. 2019 The monthly fee, which affects most noncorporate wireless plans excluding prepaid service, recently hit $1.99, up from $1.26 earlier this year and 76 cents in 2017. Drew Fitzgerald, WSJ, "AT&T, Sprint Boost Customer Fees," 29 June 2018 Pixar became famous for its noncorporate atmosphere — encouraging artists to combine work with play as a way to spark creativity. Brooks Barnes, New York Times, "Pixar Co-Founder to Leave Disney After ‘Missteps’," 8 June 2018 Ignoring noncorporate business in tax reform makes little sense, as advocates of business-level tax reform have long emphasized. Glenn Hubbard, WSJ, "Why America Needs Tax Reform," 5 Oct. 2017 With their distinctive steakhouse brands and noncorporate styles, neither Ricci nor Miller worry about the many other Downtown steakhouses. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "2 more steakhouses are coming to Downtown Indianapolis," 7 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of noncorporate

1802, in the meaning defined above

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“Noncorporate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncorporate. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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