business enterprise

Definitions of business enterprise
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n the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

Synonyms:
business, commercial enterprise
Types:
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tourism, touristry
the business of providing services to tourists
fishing
the occupation of catching fish for a living
butchering, butchery
the business of a butcher
storage
the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials
industry, manufacture
the organized action of making of goods and services for sale
field, field of operation, line of business
a particular kind of commercial enterprise
employee-owned business, employee-owned enterprise
a commercial enterprise owned by the people who work for it
finance
the commercial activity of providing funds and capital
discount business
the business of selling merchandise at a discount
real-estate business
the business of selling real estate
advertising, publicizing
the business of drawing public attention to goods and services
publication, publishing
the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution
printing
the business of producing printed material for sale or distribution
packaging
the business of packing
agribusiness, agriculture, factory farm
a large-scale farming enterprise
building, construction
the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones
shipping, transport, transportation
the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials
venture
a commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit
ecotourism
tourism to exotic or threatened ecosystems to observe wildlife or to help preserve nature
cold storage
refrigerated storage for preservation
stowage, stowing
the act of packing or storing away
tankage
the act of storing in tanks
cottage industry
small-scale industry that can be carried on at home by family members using their own equipment
production
(economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale
industrial enterprise, industrialisation, industrialization
the development of industry on an extensive scale
corporate finance
the financial activities of corporation
financing, funding
the act of financing
high finance
large and complex financial transactions (often used with the implication that those individuals or institutions who engage in them are unethical)
investing, investment
the act of investing; laying out money or capital in an enterprise with the expectation of profit
floatation, flotation
financing a commercial enterprise by bond or stock shares
banking
transacting business with a bank; depositing or withdrawing funds or requesting a loan etc.
hard sell
forceful and insistent advertising
soft sell
suggestive or persuasive advertising
circularisation, circularization
circulating printed notices as a means of advertising
desktop publishing
(computer science) the use of microcomputers with graphics capacity to produce printed materials
republication, republishing
the act of publishing again
contribution
a writing for publication especially one of a collection of writings as an article or story
serialisation, serialization
publication in serial form
gravure
the act of intaglio printing
issue, publication
the act of issuing printed materials
meat packing, meat-packing business, meatpacking
wholesale packaging of meat for future sale (including slaughtering and processing and distribution to retailers)
unitisation, unitization
the act of packaging cargo into unit loads
jerry-building
construction of inferior buildings for a quick profit
air transport, air transportation
transportation by air
navigation
ship traffic
hauling, truckage, trucking
the activity of transporting goods by truck
freight, freightage
transporting goods commercially at rates cheaper than express rates
express, expressage
rapid transport of goods
ferry, ferrying
transport by boat or aircraft
Type of:
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism
transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)

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