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Silent partner


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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Silent \Si"lent\, a. [L. silens, -entis, p. pr. of silere to be
     silent; akin to Goth. ana-silan.]
     1. Free from sound or noise; absolutely still; perfectly
        quiet.
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              How silent is this town!              --Shak.
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     2. Not speaking; indisposed to talk; speechless; mute;
        taciturn; not loquacious; not talkative.
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              Ulysses, adds he, was the most eloquent and most
              silent of men.                        --Broome.
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              This new-created world, whereof in hell
              Fame is not silent.                   --Milton.
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     3. Keeping at rest; inactive; calm; undisturbed; as, the wind
        is silent. --Parnell. Sir W. Raleigh.
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     4. (Pron.) Not pronounced; having no sound; quiescent; as, e
        is silent in "fable."
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     5. Having no effect; not operating; inefficient. [R.]
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              Cause . . . silent, virtueless, and dead. --Sir W.
                                                    Raleigh.
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     Silent partner. See Dormant partner, under Dormant.
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     Syn: Mute; taciturn; dumb; speechless; quiet; still. See
          Mute, and Taciturn.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Partner \Part"ner\ (p[aum]rt"n[~e]r), n. [For parcener,
     influenced by part.]
     1. One who has a part in anything with an other; a partaker;
        an associate; a sharer. "Partner of his fortune." --Shak.
        Hence:
        (a) A husband or a wife.
        (b) Either one of a couple who dance together.
        (c) One who shares as a member of a partnership in the
            management, or in the gains and losses, of a business.
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                  My other self, the partner of my life. --Milton.
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     2. (Law) An associate in any business or occupation; a member
        of a partnership. See Partnership.
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     3. pl. (Naut.) A framework of heavy timber surrounding an
        opening in a deck, to strengthen it for the support of a
        mast, pump, capstan, or the like.
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     Dormant partner, or Silent partner. See under Dormant,
        a.
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     Syn: Associate; colleague; coadjutor; confederate; partaker;
          participator; companion; comrade; mate.
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Din dicționarul The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Dormancy \Dor"man*cy\, n. [From Dormant.]
     The state of being dormant; quiescence; abeyance.
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           It is by lying dormant a long time, or being . . . very
           rarely exercised, that arbitrary power steals upon a
           people.                                  --Burke.
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     2. (Her.) In a sleeping posture; as, a lion dormant; --
        distinguished from couchant.
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     Dormant partner (Com.), a partner who takes no share in the
        active business of a company or partnership, but is
        entitled to a share of the profits, and subject to a share
        in losses; -- called also sleeping partner or silent
        partner.
  
     Dormant window (Arch.), a dormer window. See Dormer.
  
     Table dormant, a stationary table. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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Din dicționarul WordNet (r) 2.0 :

  silent partner
       n : a partner (who usually provides capital) whose association
           with the enterprise is not public knowledge [syn: sleeping
           partner]

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