unincorporated

[ uhn-in-kawr-puh-rey-tid ]
/ ˌʌn ɪnˈkɔr pəˌreɪ tɪd /

adjective

not chartered as a corporation; lacking the powers and immunities of a corporate enterprise: an unincorporated business.
not chartered as a self-governing village or city; lacking the tax, police, and other powers conferred by the state on incorporated towns: an unincorporated hamlet.
not combined into a single body or unit; not made part of; not included: Many unincorporated research notes are appended to the text of the book.

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Origin of unincorporated

First recorded in 1705–15; un-1 + incorporated
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British Dictionary definitions for unincorporated

unincorporated
/ (ˌʌnɪnˈkɔːpəˌreɪtɪd) /

adjective

law lacking corporate status
not unified or included
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