In this Part—
“business” includes a profession;
“initial” includes any recognised abbreviation of a name;
(a) a partnership within the Partnership Act 1890 (c 39), or
(b) a limited partnership registered under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907 (c 24),
or a firm or entity of a similar character formed under the law of a country or territory outside the United Kingdom;
“surname”, in relation to a peer or person usually known by a British title different from his surname, means the title by which he is known.
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