(In the UK) a company registered under the Companies Act (1980), with statutory minimum capital requirements and shares offered to the public subject to conditions of limited liability.
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- He must be the only chief executive of a public limited company in Ireland to sit in open plan space.
- Under the rules of free-market capitalism and public limited companies, Glazer simply cannot be stopped.
- In case of public limited companies, shareholders, who are counted as actual owners of the enterprises, also add to the list of losers.