Definition of divestment in English:


Syllabification: di·vest·ment
Pronunciation: /diˈvestmənt, dī-


  • another term for divestiture.
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    • He estimates that at most two to five percent of tobacco shares have been sold through divestment.
    • A major feature of the privatization process has been the accompanying divestment of regulation.
    • Funds fret that lawmakers are dictating divestment without specifying which companies they should sell.

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