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English definition of “merger”

merger

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɜː.dʒər/ us    /ˈmɝː.dʒɚ/
C2 an occasion when two or more companies join together to make one larger company: She's an attorney who advises companies about mergers and takeovers. The merger of these two companies would create the world's biggest accounting firm.Mergers and takeovers
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