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Definition of Establishment

Establishment

  1. The act of establishing; a ratifying or ordaining; settlement; confirmation.
  2. The state of being established, founded, and the like; fixed state.
  3. That which is established; as: (a) A form of government, civil or ecclesiastical; especially, a system of religion maintained by the civil power; as, the Episcopal establishment of England. (b) A permanent civil, military, or commercial, force or organization. (c) The place in which one is permanently fixed for residence or business; residence, including grounds, furniture, equipage, etc.; with which one is fitted out; also, any office or place of business, with its fixtures; that which serves for the carrying on of a business; as, to keep up a large establishment; a manufacturing establishment.

Establishment Quotations

An awareness of our past is essential to the establishment of our personality and our identity as Africans.
Haile Selassie

One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.
Niccolo Machiavelli

The interval between the decay of the old and the formation and establishment of the new constitutes a period of transition which must always necessarily be one of uncertainty, confusion, error, and wild and fierce fanaticism.
John C. Calhoun

There's no reason for the establishment to fear me. But it has every right to fear the people collectively - I am one with the people.
Huey Newton

There is massive propaganda for everyone to consume. Consumption is good for profits and consumption is good for the political establishment.
Noam Chomsky
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Establishment Translations

establishment in Dutch is etablissement, instelling, vestiging
establishment in Italian is stabilimento, organizzazione
establishment in Norwegian is etablissement, etablering
establishment in Portuguese is estabelecimento
establishment in Spanish is establecimiento, arreglo, institucion
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