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buy sb out

phrasal verb with buy uk   us   /baɪ/ verb (bought, bought)
to buy a part of a company or building from someone else so that you own all of it: Allied Chemicals have been trying to buy out their competitor's share in the target company.
Translations of “buy sb out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 買斷(某人的)股份(或産權)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 买断(某人的)股份(或产权)…
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