Business Entity

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Definition: Business Entity


Quick Summary of Business Entity


A business which exists independently of it’s owners.



Examples of Business Entity in a sentence


If you run your own company, you should consider setting up a limited liability business entity.


Synonyms For Business Entity


economic unit, commercial entity, trading entity, merchant, business party

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Definition Sources


Definitions for Business Entity are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 6th January, 2020 | 4 Views.