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disinvest

verb [C or U]
 
 
/ˌdɪsɪnˈvest/ ECONOMICS, FINANCE
to stop investing in a company, industry, or country, or reduce the amount invested: He's disinvested some funds that are investing in companies that do business in the region. Pension fund managers were opposed to the idea of having to disinvest from these companies.
disinvestment noun [C or U]
Translations of “disinvest”
in Chinese (Traditional) 賣掉股份, 撤資…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卖掉股份, 撤资…
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