Parent Company

Business / Accounting / Parent Company: A company that owns or maintains control over other companies, known as subsidiaries, which are themselves separate legal entities: control generally refers to more than 50 percent ownership of the stock of another company.

Other Words for Company

Company Noun Synonyms: companionship, society, fellowship, attendance, presence, associates, friends, companions, comrades

Other Words for Parent

Parent Verb Synonyms: father or mother, progenitor, progenitrix, procreator, begetter, materfamilias or paterfamilias, foster-parent, stepmother or stepfather, guardian, old lady or old man, facetiousmater or pater

Holding Company

Business / Finance / Holding Company: The date on which holders of record in a firm's stock ledger are designated as the recipients of either dividends or stock rights. Also called date of record. MORE

Subsidiary Company

Business / Accounting / Subsidiary Company: A company owned or controlled by another company, known as the parent company. MORE

Intercompany Transaction

Business / Accounting / Intercompany Transaction: A transaction between a parent company and a subsidiary company. MORE

National Grandparents Day

Life Style / Holiday / National Grandparents Day: The first Sunday after Labor Day has been declared National Grandparents Day in the United States. The proclamation for the holiday was signed by President Jimmy Carter in 1978. The September date was MORE

Parental Lockout

Technology / Television (TV) / Parental Lockout: Parental Lockout allows users to set a password to control access to programming based on channel, rating or content. MORE

Parental Leave

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Parental Leave: A benefit designed to provide employees with approved paid or unpaid time off following the birth or adoption of a child or to care for a dependent. MORE