under the name (of) (someone/something)

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Definition of under the name (of) (someone/something)

1 used to say that something officially or legally belongs to a specified person The car is still under the name of my deceased mother.
2 used to say that something has or uses the name of a specified person We have dinner reservations under the name Jones.

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“Under the name (of) (someone/something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/under%20the%20name%20%28of%29%20%28someone%2Fsomething%29. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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