multinational corporation

A corporation with operations in two or more countries.


Nearby words

  1. multimedia,
  2. multimeter,
  3. multimillionaire,
  4. multimodal,
  5. multinational,
  6. multinodular,
  7. multinodular goiter,
  8. multinomial,
  9. multinomial theorem,
  10. multinominal

Note

The rise of multinationals, a relatively recent occurrence, has resulted in a great deal of legal ambiguity because they can operate in so many jurisdictions.

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