- certificate of incorporation
- nounstate approval of the articles of incorporation of a corporation• Part Holonyms: ↑charter
* * *: an instrument authorized by existing law and regulation and serving as evidence of the creation of a corporation — compare charter
* * *a statement filed with a state official in forming a corporation, stating its name, purposes, the distribution of its stock, etc.
* * *certificate of incorporation,a document attesting that a certain corporation has been legally formed, and giving its name, purpose, etc.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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