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merger in Business basics topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmergermerg‧er /ˈmɜːdʒə $ ˈmɜːrdʒər/ ●○○ noun [countable]  BBthe joining together of two or more companies or organizations to form one larger onemerger of/between a proposed merger between two of the largest software companiesmerger with There has been a lot of talk about a merger with another leading bank. merger negotiations
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mergerContinuing international consolidation through cross-border mergers is likely in the near future.In later sections I present a fuller discussion of merger.The number of trusts has been falling, though only slowly, mainly as a result of mergers.Indeed, in the 1960s there was a surge of merger activity which peaked over 1967/9.These of course are the mergers most relevant to the formation of even larger companies with potential monopoly power.The bank said it had notified 1,750 workers they were being fired as a result of the merger.merger withNorton Co. has agreed to a $1.8 billion merger with the French firm.