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buy out someone

phrasal verb with buy  us   /bɑɪ/ verb [T] (past tense and past participle bought  /bɔt/ )
to give someone ​money so that you own the ​part of a ​business that ​previouslybelonged to that ​person: She bought out her ​partner and now she ​owns the ​wholecompany.
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