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English definition of “acquirer”


noun [C]     US  /-rɚ/ /əˈkwaɪ.rər/ mainly US
a company that buys other companies, usually to sell them for a profit: A business with so much growth is sure to generate interest among potential acquirers.Businesses and enterprises
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