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authorized

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registered

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nominal share capital

the maximum amount of SHARE CAPITAL that a JOINT-STOCK COMPANY can issue at any time. This amount is disclosed in the BALANCE SHEET and may be altered by SHAREHOLDERS at the company ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. See also ISSUED SHARE CAPITAL.
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He intoned a line or two of Court Persian, which is the language of authorized and unauthorized diplomacy.
The secret papers he had taken from Rokoff he did not inclose, for he did not dare trust them out of his own possession until he had been authorized to turn them over to another agent, or himself return to Paris with them.
He acted as her almoner and secretary as well as her steward--distributed her charities, wrote her letters on business, paid her bills, engaged her servants, stocked her wine-cellar, was authorized to borrow books from her library, and was served with his meals in his own room.
This view cuts the Gordian knot of the dispersal of the same species to the most distant points, and removes many a difficulty: but to the best of any judgment we are not authorized in admitting such enormous geographical changes within the period of existing species.
1539, under the direction of Archbishop Cranmer, Coverdale issued a revised edition, officially authorized for use in churches; its version of the Psalms still stands as the Psalter of the English Church.
without confessing his sins, and receiving that absolution which he knew he had one in the house duly authorized to give him?
KARACHI -- State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has revised its policy for the authorized dealers regarding foreign exchange services to individuals.
CBA Commercial, LLC has received the Connecticut Quality Improvement Award Partnership's 2006 Silver CQIA Innovation Prize for the company's CBAC Authorized Lender Web site.
Lawfully authorized electronic surveillance remains important to law enforcement as telecommunications systems become cornerstones of everyday life.
Authorized buyers are now able to purchase from a catalog of high-demand products from more than 30 key test and measurement suppliers such as Agilent, Tektronix, and Fluke at savings of up to 60% off of list price.
The Secretary is authorized to provide grants and contracts to states or consortia of various political subdivisions to conduct this assessment and to award competitive grants to address deficits found.