buyout

[ bahy-out ]
/ ˈbaɪˌaʊt /
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noun

an act or instance of buying out, especially of buying all or a controlling percentage of the shares in a company.

Nearby words

  1. buyers' inflation,
  2. buyers' market,
  3. buyers' strike,
  4. buying power,
  5. buyoff,
  6. buys ballot's law,
  7. buys-ballot's law,
  8. buyup,
  9. buzau,
  10. buzkashi

Origin of buyout

First recorded in 1970–75

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