What is an azure tenant?

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I came across azure tenant. I am a bit confused as to how Azure tenant is different from an azure subscription? Aren't both of the same referring  to the same thing? Somebody please clarify! Thanks.
Jan 22 in Azure by Karan
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Azure tenant is a dedicated and trusted Azure Active Directory's instance. 

It is automatically created when your organization signs up for a Microsoft cloud service subscription, such as Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Intune, or Office 365. 

An Azure tenant represents a single organization.

Azure tenant is a directory, whereas subscription is an object that represents a "folder" where you can put in your resources.

Subscriptions are tied to tenants. A single tenant can have many subscriptions, but not vice versa is not possible.

answered Jan 22 by Sirajul
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