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English definition of “tie-up”

tie-up

noun [C] (CONNECTION)    /ˈtaɪ.ʌp/ mainly UK
a connection or agreement that joins two things or organizations: Cambridge University Press arranged a tie-up with the German publisher Klett.Linking and relatingRegarding and concerning
(Definition of tie-up noun (CONNECTION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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