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growth company

Syllabification: growth com·pa·ny

Definition of growth company in English:

noun

A company that is growing rapidly in comparison to other companies in its field or the economy as a whole.
Example sentences
  • We pride ourselves on being a growth company in an industry that isn't growing.
  • They'll gladly drop $5 million to $10 million into a starving growth company with positive cash flow because those revenues will prop up the venture fund's returns.
  • Every item sold and every service offered is designed to maintain the community he has created - one that has helped him fulfill his dream of turning his dad's business into a true growth company and of staying close to home.

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