Definition Of proprieto


the owner of a business, or a holder of property.

Its proprietors have managed to fashion a sow's ear out of a silk purse.

Example Of proprieto

  • Although California imposes strict limitations on when a trust may own stock or a partnership interest in an accountancy firm, these limitations do not apply to ownership of a sole proprietorship .

  • And frankly, that's what the media proprietors have been saying for some time.

  • And so Harry became the new proprietor of the company.

  • by 1640 he was himself the proprietor of a three-hundred-acre tract

  • Choose the right business entity: Many new entrepreneurs choose sole proprietorship because it's easy to set up, yet it offers little protection from lawsuits.

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