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For the bulk of Steely Dan’s first go-round, the silent partner acted as if the decade was Becker’s to burn.
But just being a silent partner in Bishop and Christy’s Saloon at 119 W. Sixth St. meant domestic discord.
For a living, Roman works as the silent partner in a downtown law firm that specializes in criminal cases and pro-bono work representing L.A.’s poor denizens.
Chiker is Kuznetsov's silent partner, never far from the aging Russian carrier but never visible in photographs.
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SILENT PARTNER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of silent partner for English Language Learners
: a partner who invests money in a business but is not involved in running the business
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