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noun [countable] business leveraged buyout pronunciation in American English /ˌlev(ə)rɪdʒd ˈbaɪaʊt/
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singularleveraged buyout
pluralleveraged buyouts
  1. a way of taking control of a company by buying its stocks using borrowed money, with the intention of using money from the company to pay back what has been borrowed


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