secret partner
noun Date: 1844 a partner whose membership in a partnership is kept secret from the public

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  • secret partner — noun : a partner whose membership in a partnership is kept secret from the public called also silent partner; compare general partner, limited partner * * * a partner whose name as a member of a firm is not revealed to the public. Cf. silent… …   Useful english dictionary

  • secret partner — n. partner whose partnership and involvement in a business are kept secret …   English contemporary dictionary

  • secret partner — a partner whose name as a member of a firm is not revealed to the public. Cf. silent partner. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • secret partner — se′cret part′ner n. a partner whose membership in a firm is not made public Compare silent partner • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • partner — A member of partnership or firm; one who has united with others to form a partnership in business. See also general partner partnership. @ dormant partners Those whose names are not known or do not appear as partners, but who nevertheless are… …   Black's law dictionary

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