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A prefix that denotes jointness or the state of being conjunct or united. To be together, with, or not separate from; conjoint or combined.

A corespondent in a lawsuit is one who is joined as a defendant in the suit. A co-owner is a person who owns something in conjunction with another person. A co-administrator is one who jointly handles the management of property with one or more persons.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

CO. A prefix or particle in the nature of an inseparable proposition, signifying with or in conjunction. Con and the Latin cum are equivalent, as, co-executors, co-obligor. It is also used as an abbreviation for company as, John Smith & Co.

Co. Litt. 126.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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She said they will endorse the matter to their central office for further investigation and other appropriate actions.
Apart from personnel from the central office, De Guia said they have also instructed their regional office to send more CHR investigators to the island.
Utilizing some of the newest capabilities in open source software-defined networking (SDN), the Red Hat virtual central office solution is designed to extend functionality to support virtualized next-generation mobile services and helps to define a multivendor central office designed for both 4G and 5G.
In 2013, campaigning began two months earlier, with the inauguration of the PTI's central office by chairman Imran Khan.
Other than Awami Muslim Leagues Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, who has opened Lal Haveli to the public, political parties in the city have not made decisions on their elections schedule or central offices yet.
The Central office portfolio alone generated USD700 million in rental income, contributing above 70% of its investment property revenue in 2016.
In cooperation with the US RISM Office, the RISM Central Office is coordinating access to Muscat.
He further explained the PDMA central office will interact with disaster management units from emergency control center with which statistics and real times videos could be shared without any huddles.
PR Police Inspector General Ibne Hussain conducted the ceremony of national flag hoisting at PR Police Central office in the presence of GM Railways and Additional IG Muneer Ahmad Chishti.
Beggars have gathered near the central office of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) to ask the state
Germany's Central office for the investigation of National Socialist crimes have to demonstrate that the women, now at least 87 years old, worked also at the Birkenau death site.

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