un incorporated

unincorporated

[uhn-in-kawr-puh-rey-tid]
adjective
1.
not chartered as a corporation; lacking the powers and immunities of a corporate enterprise: an unincorporated business.
2.
not chartered as a self-governing village or city; lacking the tax, police, and other powers conferred by the state on incorporated towns: an unincorporated hamlet.
3.
not combined into a single body or unit; not made part of; not included: Many unincorporated research notes are appended to the text of the book.

Origin:
1705–15; un-1 + incorporated

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To un incorporated
Collins
World English Dictionary
unincorporated (ˌʌnɪnˈkɔːpəˌreɪtɪd)
 
adj
1.  law lacking corporate status
2.  not unified or included

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature