Define: Affiliate

UK Accounting Glossary

Definition: Affiliate

Quick Summary of Affiliate

A person or organisation officially attached to a larger body.

What is the dictionary definition of Affiliate?

Dictionary Definition

Someone or something, especially, a television station, that is associated with a larger, related organisation, as a television network; a member of a group of associated things.


Full Definition of Affiliate

An affiliate is a company or person linked to another company in some sense.

In the UK, the concept has no legal status.


Examples of Affiliate in a sentence

As a new affiliate, you’ll probably spend want to some time browsing our product range to identify which products would be beneficial to your customers.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Affiliate. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 15, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Affiliate. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 15, 2019).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Affiliate. Retrieved September 15, 2019, from website:

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This glossary post was last updated: 29th January 2019.