Definition of City Company in English:

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City Company


(In the UK) a corporation descended from an ancient trade guild of London.
Example sentences
  • The City summoned each of the City Companies to call their most substantial members in order to discuss the Plantation of Ulster.
  • The Court agreed, along with most if not all of the other City Companies, that a donation be made to the Lord Mayor's Fund for the Imperial Volunteers.

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