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  •  One who, or that which, merges.  [1913 Webster]
  •  An absorption of one estate, or one contract, in another, or of a minor offense in a greater.  [1913 Webster]
  •  The combining of two groups into a unified single group under a single leadership, with voluntary participation by the leaders or management of both groups.  [PJC]
  •  The combining of two commercial enterprises into a unified single enterprise under a single management, with voluntary participation by both parties; as, the merger of Daimler-Benz and Chrysler into Daimler-Chrysler created a powerful competitor in the automobile manufacturing industry. Compare acquisition and takeover.  [PJC]


merger, n.
1 the combining of two commercial companies etc. into one.
2 a merging, esp. of one estate in another.
3 Law the absorbing of a minor offence in a greater one.




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