- formed or constituted as a legal corporation.
- combined in one body; made part of.
Origin of incorporated
- to form into a legal corporation.
- to put or introduce into a body or mass as an integral part or parts: to incorporate revisions into a text.
- to take in or include as a part or parts, as the body or a mass does: His book incorporates his earlier essay.
- to form or combine into one body or uniform substance, as ingredients.
- to embody: His book incorporates all his thinking on the subject.
- to form into a society or organization.
- to form a legal corporation.
- to unite or combine so as to form one body.
- legally incorporated, as a company.
- combined into one body, mass, or substance.
- Archaic. embodied.
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Contemporary Examples of incorporated
McKell has also incorporated the community into his other projects, like high fashion photography.London’s Pagan Counterculture Kings
October 12, 2014
As a result, Bacon explained, “Al Qaeda has incorporated more Pakistanis into its ranks to fill these vacancies.”Al Qaeda’s Desperation Could Be India’s Nightmare
September 6, 2014
The X-37B is probably testing technologies that might be incorporated into the spy satellites of the future.Will The Pentagon’s Secret Space Plane Ever Return to Earth?
April 7, 2014
What happened was that Christian incorporated this idea into his character throughout the film.The ‘American Hustle’ Style Guide
February 14, 2014
Add melted butter, egg, buttermilk, and orange zest and whisk until incorporated 3.Cat Cora’s Valentine’s Day Menu for Single People
February 13, 2014
Historical Examples of incorporated
This club was incorporated under the state laws of Illinois, on January 26, 1899.Concerning Cats
Helen M. Winslow
Into his snarl he incorporated all that was vicious, malignant, and horrible.White Fang
They also prepared special articles which have been incorporated in the book.The Automobile Storage Battery
O. A. Witte
Into our public and other schools should be incorporated industrial training.The Negro Farmer
Charles I. incorporated it, and the cloth-market was then of some importance.England, Picturesque and Descriptive
- united or combined into a whole
- organized as a legal corporation, esp in commerceAbbreviation: Inc, inc
- to include or be included as a part or member of a united whole
- to form or cause to form a united whole or mass; merge or blend
- to form (individuals, an unincorporated enterprise, etc) into a corporation or other organization with a separate legal identity from that of its owners or members
- combined into a whole; incorporated
- formed into or constituted as a corporation
Word Origin for incorporate
- an archaic word for incorporeal
Word Origin for incorporate
late 14c., "to put (something) into the body or substance of (something else)," from Late Latin incorporatus, past participle of incorporare "unite into one body," from Latin in- "into, in, on, upon" (see in- (2)) + corpus (genitive corporis) "body" (see corporeal). Meaning "to legally form a body politic" is from 1460s. Related: Incorporated; incorporating.