from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a partner who takes no share in the active business of a company or partnership, but is entitled to a share of the profits, and subject to a share in losses; -- called also sleeping partner or silent partner.
- n. See under Dormant, a.
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