Definition: Legal entity

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A legal or social entity is one whose existence is recognized by law or society independently of the persons, or other entities, that may own or control it.
Source:
European Commission (Eurostat), International Monetary Fund (IMF), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations (Statistics Division), World Bank, "System of National Accounts 2008", United Nations, New York, 2009
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