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"amalgamation" in British English

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amalgamationnoun [U or C]

uk   /əˌmæl.ɡəˈmeɪ.ʃən/  us   /əˌmæl.ɡəˈmeɪ.ʃən/
the ​process in which ​separateorganizationsunite to ​form a ​largerorganization or ​group, or an ​organization or ​groupformed in this way: The ​association was formed by the amalgamation of several ​regionalenvironmentalorganizations. The ​companybegan as an amalgamation of ​smallfamilyfirms.
(Definition of amalgamation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"amalgamation" in Business English

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amalgamationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /əˌmælɡəˈmeɪʃən/
the ​combining of ​separateorganizations to ​form a larger ​organization or ​group, or an ​organization or ​groupformed in this way: amalgamation of sth The ​association was ​formed by the amalgamation of several ​regionalenvironmentalorganizations. The ​company began as an amalgamation of ​small family ​firms.
(Definition of amalgamation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “amalgamation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机构合并,联合…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機構合併,聯合…
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