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Definition of acqui-hire

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Other terms relating to 'business (related to)':

Definitions include: to take something vertical, i.e. to upper management.
Definitions include: a residence or work place.
Definitions include: in marketing, a satisfied customer who tells others about his positive experience with products of a particular brand name.
Definitions include: "I see".
Definitions include: a fictional business report made popular by the film "Office Space" and used in the TV show "Lost."
Definitions include: pejorative term used for management / consulting / executive types, who are more likely to wear business suits than the average worker.
Definitions include: at a place of employment, to do little work while waiting for one's stock options to vest.
Definitions include: the contract involved in an agreement.
Definitions include: to take something vertical, i.e. to upper management.
Definitions include: as a greeting, a rhetorical question asking about what's happening.
Definitions include: more than ramen profitable.
Definitions include: McDonald's.
Definitions include: workers.
Definitions include: a bathroom break.
Definitions include: to start one's work shift.

Other terms relating to 'to buy, spend':

Definitions include: to pay for; buy.
Definitions include: to waste one's money.
Definitions include: to be of poor quality, displeasing.
Definitions include: to pay for.
Definitions include: to pay.
Definitions include: to put coins into a parking meter.
Definitions include: Verb. To ejaculate.
Definitions include: to contribute to a group cause.
Definitions include: to cost.
Definitions include: to pay too much money.

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Other terms relating to 'hire':

Definitions include: a person hired for their expertise.

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