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buy·back

 (bī′băk′)
n.
1. An act of buying something that one previously sold or owned.
2. The repurchase of stock by the company that issued it, as to reduce holdings of a single investor or increase the value of shares by reducing their number.

buy•back

(ˈbaɪˌbæk)

n.
1. the buying of something that one previously sold.
2. any arrangement to take back something as a condition of a sale.
3. a repurchase by a company of its own stock.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.buyback - the act of purchasing back something previously sold
purchase - the acquisition of something for payment; "they closed the purchase with a handshake"
References in periodicals archive ?
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-February 14, 2018-GN Store Nord reports on share buyback programme
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 14, 2018-GN Store Nord reports on share buyback programme
The Share Buyback Programme (the Buyback ) is to be carried out in accordance with the authority conferred by the Company's shareholders at the Extraordinary General Meeting held on 27 March 2013 for a repurchase of up to 15% of EADS s issued and outstanding share capital and at a maximum price of 50 per share.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-January 31, 2018-GN Store Nord reports on share buyback programme
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 31, 2018-GN Store Nord reports on share buyback programme
Dragon Oil plc, an international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, is pleased to announce a US$200 million on-market share buyback programme to purchase up to a maximum of 5% of the issued share capital of the Company (the "share buyback programme").
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-January 10, 2018-GN Store Nord reports on share buyback programme
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 10, 2018-GN Store Nord reports on share buyback programme