copartner


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copartner

n. one who is a member of a partnership. The prefix "co" is a redundancy, since a partner is a member of partnership. The same is true of the term "copartnership." (See: partner, partnership)

copartner

(Business associate), noun adjuvant, auxiliary, coadjutant, cohelper, collaborator, colleague, comate, companion, compeer, confrère, consort, cooperator, coworker, fellow, fellow worker, helper, mate, partner, peer, personnel, sharer

copartner

(Coconspirator), noun abettor, accessory, accessory after the fact, accessory before the fact, accomplice, accomplice in crime, adjunct, adjutant, adjuvant, aid, aide-de-camp, aider and abettor, associate, attendant, camarade, coadjutant, coadjutor, coadjutress, cohort, collaborator, colluder, comate, companion, comrade, confederate, confrère, consociate, conspirer, cooperator, copartner in crime, helper, helpmate, intrigant, intriguer, machinator, particeps criminis, partner in crime, socius criminis, supporter
Associated concepts: joint adventure, joint enterprise, tenant in copartnership
See also: accessory, assistant, associate, coactor, consociate, consort, contributor, member, participant, partisan, partner

COPARTNER. One who is a partner with one or more other persons; a member of a partnership.

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If a copartner (subsidiary) is deemed to have breached its duty to the partnership, then this could also be applied against the subsidiary.
The staff and the employment copartners teach the residents effective telephone manner, coach them on how to introduce themselves, encourage them to go out with a winning attitude, and help them deal with disappointment.
They must be accepted as copartners in service provision.
He challenged his critics to the fact that the yardstick they used to judge his expenditure between those years must also apply to previous years when they were in power or when they were effectively copartners with the Hariri bloc.