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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 買収 (baishuu)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 買収 (baishuu)

Kana: ばいしゅう
Kanji: 買収
Romaji: baishuu

Type: Noun, するverb
Meaning: acquisition (esp. corporate), buy-out, takeover, purchase, corruption, bribery
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

私たちは、長年探し求めていた日刊紙をようやく買収することができた。
watashitachi wa, naganen sagashimotomete ita nikkanshi o youyaku baishuu suru koto ga dekita.
We have finally bought the daily newspaper for which we have been searching these many years.

彼らは黙然と立っていたが、買収がまとまったら金をもらってさっさと逃げ出そうと思っていたに違いない。
karera wa mokuzento tatte ita ga, baishuu ga matomattara kane o moratte sassa to nigedasou to omotte ita ni chigai nai.
They stood there mute, but they were also thinking, as soon as this sale goes through, we get the money, and we’re getting the hell out of here.

買収 (baishuu)

いまや低金利で借金ができるうえ、買収資金の調達に、買収先企業の資産を担保にすることができた。
imaya teikinri de shakkin ga dekiru ue, baishuu shikin no choutatsu ni, baishuusaki kigyou no shisan o tanpo ni suru koto ga dekita.
With debt now cheap, would-be buyers of a company could use the company’s own assets as collateral for a lender to finance its purchase.

パートナーシップで投資家から集めたお金を使い、株や企業を買収するチェス・ゲームをつづけて、巨大な会社に育てあげたというのも、前代未聞だった。
paatonaashippu de toushika kara atsumeta okane o tsukai, kabu ya kigyou o baishuu suru chesu geemu o tsuzukete, kyodai na kaisha ni sodateageta to iu no mo, zendaimimon datta.
For the first time, the money from a partnership of investors had been used to grow an enormous business enterprise through a chess-game series of decisions to buy whole businesses as well as stocks.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 收买 (shōumǎi)
Korean: 매수 (maesu)

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