stockholder

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noun stock·hold·er \ˈstäk-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of stockholder

  1. :  an owner of corporate stock

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First Known Use of stockholder

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STOCKHOLDER Defined for English Language Learners

stockholder

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Definition of stockholder for English Language Learners

  • : someone who owns stock in a company


STOCKHOLDER Defined for Kids

stockholder

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noun stock·hold·er \ˈstäk-ˌhōl-dər\

Definition of stockholder for Students

  1. :  an owner of stock


Law Dictionary

stockholder

noun stock·hold·er

Legal Definition of stockholder

  1. :  an owner of corporate stock — compare bondholder

stockholding

noun or adjective


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