Adjective "demerge" definition and examples

(Demerge may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


Separate (a business) from another, particularly to dissolve an earlier merger.
  1. no object 'they demerged from the rest of the firm'
  2. 'One obvious example of this linkage is when a company chooses to demerge one or a group of its businesses.'
  3. 'The management plans to demerge the bar/night club business from the intellectual property side once both businesses have reached critical mass.'
  4. 'The evaluation summary also stated that, in almost all cases, if a borough demerged its residents would be taxed more heavily for the same services.'
  5. 'Earlier this year he caused a storm when he said he would re-examine whether the company should be split up by demerging its wholesale and retail arms.'
  6. 'That document announced plans to take the glass making business private and demerge it from the public company.'
  7. 'Despite the prospect of a much tougher trading environment, plans to demerge its property assets have provided a support for the share price.'
  8. 'It has more than fulfilled that fundamental aim and in reality, the EU has been moving to demerge subsidies from farm production.'

More definitions

1. to cause to combine or coalesce; unite.

2. to combine, blend, or unite gradually so as to blur the individuality or individual identity of: They voted to merge the two branch offices into a single unit. verb (used without object), merged, merging.

3. to become combined, united, swallowed up, or absorbed; lose identity by uniting or blending (often followed by in or into): This stream merges into the river up ahead.

4. to combine or unite into

More examples(as adjective)

"stores can be demerge."

"units can be demerge."

"parts can be demerge."

"newspapers can be demerge."

"chains can be demerge."

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