sleeping partner


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sleeping partner

a partner who takes no active part in the administration of the firm. As far as liabilities of the firm are concerned, however, he is as much a partner and responsible as such just as much as if he took an equally active part in the administration of the partnership business as the partners who actually carry it on.
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Down under in Home and Away, Sally Fletcher (Kate Ritchie) becomes the latest victim of the Summer Bay stalker while in Neighbours, the crooked developers trying to take over Ramsay Street decide it would be better if their sleeping partner Paul Robinson (Stefan Dennis) never wakes up again.
Joyce was the sleeping partner in that stand but he played with more assurance in a seventh-wicket partnership of 94 with Ben Scott which continued Middlesex's recovery.
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Sally's so impressed she decides to become his permanent sleeping partner - and asks him to move in.
He agreed and became a sleeping partner, before being bought out a few years later.
LAHORE, March 15, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Pakistan Muslim League (Q) on Monday decided to become sleeping partner of the PPP government in centre and vowed to even vote for Premier Gilani as and when required.
My first bet was a two-shilling straight forecast, Sleeping Partner (100-6) beating Frontier Goddess in the Oaks.
Prosecutor Paul Cleasby suggested Woodall lost her temper because her sleeping partner missed the Sunday dinner she had spent time preparing.
Jan Thompson was more of a sleeping partner and left the pottery in 1965.