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Definition of 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.
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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