Definition of wholly-owned in English:


Syllabification: whol·ly-owned


  • Denoting a company all of whose shares are owned by another company.
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    • LWS was set up by Lancashire County Council in the 1990s as a wholly-owned company to provide a variety of waste services.
    • The council is to set up a new, wholly-owned company, which all assets and liabilities will be transferred to.
    • Canio was a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ardcarn Ltd.

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