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liquidatornoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɪk.wə.deɪ.tər/ us   /ˈlɪk.wə.deɪ.t̬ɚ/
one of the people in charge of closing a company
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liquidatornoun [C]

uk   /ˈlɪkwɪdeɪtər/ us   /-ṱɚ/
LAW, FINANCE an official person or organization that is given the job of closing a company, by selling its assets so that its debts can be paid: The liquidator appointed an expert to value the company's machinery.
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(Definition of liquidator from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 清算人,清盘人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 清算人,清盤人…
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