shareholder

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noun share·hold·er \-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of shareholder

  1. :  one that holds or owns a share in property; especially :  stockholder

shareholding

play \-ˌhōl-diŋ\ noun

Circa 1832

First Known Use of shareholder

circa 1832


SHAREHOLDER Defined for English Language Learners

shareholder

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noun share·hold·er \-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of shareholder for English Language Learners

  • : someone who owns shares in a company or business


Law Dictionary

shareholder

noun share·hold·er

Legal Definition of shareholder

  1. :  one that owns a share in a fund (as a mutual fund) or property; especially :  stockholder — see also derivative action, equity 4c, proxy contest

shareholding

adjective or noun


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