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English definition of “demerger”

demerger

noun [C] ( also de-merger)
 
 
/ˌdiːˈmɜːdʒər/ MANAGEMENT
a situation in which a company is divided into two or more parts, or in which a company is separated from a larger company: a demerger from sth The demerger of the restaurant from the hotel business will create two focused companies each with very exciting prospects. →  Compare merger
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