DBA

or dba, d.b.a., d/b/a


abbreviation

doing business as: DBA often precedes the name under which a business operates that is not the legal name of the business. Individuals who have not incorporated can also use such a name to carry out business activities. Many states and counties require the registration of the name.

noun

Also called assumed business name, fictitious name . a name other than a company's legal name that is used to carry out business activities:She ran her home business using the DBA “Betty's Bargains.”Compare trade name.

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Definition for DBA (2 of 3)

dBa

or dba


decibels above reference noise, adjusted.

Definition for DBA (3 of 3)

D.B.A.

Doctor of Business Administration.
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