What does assumed name mean?

assumed name meaning in Business Dictionary

See conducting business as.

assumed name meaning in General Dictionary

a name that is presumed briefly

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  • (legislation) a name under which a corporation conducts business which is not the appropriate name of the company as shown in its articles of incorporation

Sentence Examples with the word assumed name

Besides biogra p hical sketches of Defoe, Sir John Davies, Allan Ramsay, Sir David Lyndsay, Churchyard and others, prefixed to editions of their respective works, Chalmers wrote a life of Thomas Paine, the author of the Rights of Man, which he published under the assumed name of Francis Oldys, A.M., of the University of Pennsylvania; and a life of Ruddiman, in which considerable light is thrown on the state of literature in Scotland during the earlier part of the last century.

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