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noun [countable] business journalism     zombie company pronunciation in American English
/ˌzɑmbi ˈkʌmpəni/
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singularzombie company
pluralzombie companies

or zombie firm 

  1. a firm that is making enough money to pay the interest on its debts but would fail if interest rates went up because it is not functioning as a business

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a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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