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entity

A legally created person as opposed to a natural person.May include corporations,partnerships, limited liability companies, associations, joint ventures, real estate investment trusts (REITs), and traditional trusts.

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King Buzzo may admit that Melvins like to ruin a song, but their anarchic rearrangements of a song's beginning and end, their experiments with speed and duration, texture and volume (hushed tones one minute, roaring the next), and the way they deal with sound as a physical entity have less to do with something being ruined than with something being invented.
A physical entity promotes a more profound understanding than a flat image on a display screen," Dickson asserts.
Expressed as a 13-digit data structure, the GLN standard provides globally unique identification of a functional entity such as a nursing station; a physical entity such as a warehouse or hospital wing; or a legal entity or trading partner such as a company or supplier.
Once created, a record of a business process may not -- indeed, likely will not -- be captured as a physical entity.
fully compatible with there being spiritual or immaterial existence in a wholly physical entity.

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