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absorption

noun [U]
 
 
/əbˈzɔːpʃən/
a situation in which an organization pays the cost of something: We can justify the company's absorption of higher manufacturing costs.
FINANCE a situation in which one company gets control of another so that they become one company: Reports confirmed the absorption of Kode's operations into DCM 's offices.
→  See also carbon absorption
Translations of “absorption”
in Chinese (Traditional) 吸收…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吸收…
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