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takeover
American English: /ˈteɪkˌoʊvər/
British English: /ˈteɪkəʊvə/

Translation of takeover in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (Politics)
    toma (feminine) del poder
    military takeover
    golpe (masculine) militar
    toma (feminine) del poder por parte de los militares
    1.2 (Business)
    Example sentences
    • As the company suffers from such a low valuation, it could also be a target for a takeover.
    • Two weeks ago the group in a terse statement said it was in talks that may lead to a takeover of the company.
    • Our company has gone through a restructure and a takeover, which means job cuts and relocation.

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