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plc

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Pronunciation: /piːɛlˈsiː
 
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(also PLC)

Definition of plc in English:

abbreviation

British
Public limited company.
Example sentences
  • The bill requires the establishment of an audit committee in all plcs and large private companies, made up effectively of non executive directors.
  • Managers and large shareholders of other Irish plcs considering management or leveraged buyouts must be watching events with great interest.
  • There is a real pressure on public companies - the plcs - to keep the City sweet.

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