Definition of limited partnership in US English:

limited partnership


  • See limited partner

    • ‘Venture capital firms are pools of capital, usually organised as a limited partnership.’
    • ‘The act does not apply to limited liability companies, limited partnerships, or general partnerships.’
    • ‘The other partners are called limited partners, hence the name limited partnership.’
    • ‘Instead of using the occasion of going public as a chance to simplify operations, many companies, real estate investment trusts, and limited partnerships are making themselves more impenetrable than ever.’
    • ‘Income from energy may be derived via royalty trusts and master limited partnerships.’