concert party
Term given to persons acting in concert.
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Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

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  • concert party — Brit. a form of theatrical entertainment popular at seaside resorts, in which specialty acts, songs, dances, etc., are presented. [1880 85] * * * concert party noun 1. A small group of performers, entertainers, etc, often at a private function 2 …   Useful english dictionary

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  • concert party —    the concerted buying of shares in a company using different names    Stock Exchange jargon for an attempt to build up a key or large holding without putting on notice the board of the company or the Stock Exchange. There is also a more… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • concert party — Brit. a form of theatrical entertainment popular at seaside resorts, in which specialty acts, songs, dances, etc., are presented. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • concert party — entertainment at seaside resorts that includes performances of music dancing and other stage acts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • concert party — noun a group of performers giving variety concerts …   English new terms dictionary

  • concert party — / kɒnsət ˌpɑ:ti/ noun an arrangement where several people or companies work together in secret (usually to acquire another company through a takeover bid) …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • concert party arrangements — See acting in concert Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …   Law dictionary

  • Concert party (entertainment) — A concert party, also called a Pierrot troupe, is the collective name for a group of entertainers, or Pierrots, popular in Britain during the first half of the 20th century. The variety show given by a Pierrot troupe was called a Pierrot show.… …   Wikipedia

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