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dowry

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈdaʊri/ ( plural dowries)
FINANCE money or other assets in addition to the selling price that a company offers to another company it wants to buy: The buyers added a dowry of $500 million to get the firm's board to agree to the takeover.
Translations of “dowry”
in Spanish dote…
in French dot…
in German die Mitgift…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嫁妝,陪嫁…
in Russian приданое…
in Turkish (bazı kültürlerde kız tarafınca erkeğe verilen) para, çeyiz, drahoma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嫁妆,陪嫁…
in Polish posag…
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