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anti-takeoveradjective [before noun]

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FINANCE used to describe the ​actions a ​companytakes to prevent it from being ​bought by another: anti-takeover defences/measures/provisions The ​board would like a ​higherprice in ​exchange for ​dropping its anti-takeover ​defenses and ​entering into a ​friendlymergeragreement.
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