Define: Undertaking

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Definition: Undertaking

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A corporate body, partnership or an unincorporated association carrying on a trade or business with view to making a profit.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Undertaking. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. July 16, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Undertaking. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: July 16, 2019).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Undertaking. Retrieved July 16, 2019, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Undertaking are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 5th May 2019.