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buy-innoun

uk   /ˈbaɪ.ɪn/ us   /ˈbaɪ.ɪn/
[C] a situation in which a person or group buys enough shares in a company to get control of it: She led a buy-in of the group and is now its director.
[C] a situation in which a company buys its own shares from shareholders
[U] the fact of agreeing with and accepting something that someone suggests: If you want to go ahead with these plans, you'll need buy-in from the employees.
(Definition of buy-in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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buy-innoun

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[C] FINANCE a situation in which a person or group buys enough shares in a company to get control of it: She subsequently led a buy-in of the group and is now its director.
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[C] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET a situation in which a company buys shares of its own stock from shareholders: The company completed a buy-in of over 4 million of its own ordinary shares at 360 pence per share.
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[U] support for an idea or plan: Effective leaders must understand how to communicate their vision, and create buy-in for it.
(Definition of buy-in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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