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tie-up

noun [C]  us   /ˈtɑɪ ˌʌp/

tie-up noun [C] (COMBINING)

an agreement that combines two companies: A tie-up between the two air carriers is likely to be approved.

tie-up noun [C] (STOP)

a stop caused by having too many things come or happen together: An overturned truck caused a huge traffic tie-up.
Translations of “tie-up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 聯繫, 聯合,合作…
in Chinese (Simplified) 联系, 联合,合作…
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