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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A shareholder in a joint-stock company.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A shareholder in joint-stock company.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A shareholder in a joint-stock company; one who owns actions (see action, 12) or shares of stock. Also called actionist.

Etymologies

Compare French actionnaire. (Wiktionary)

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