[しじょうとうごう, shijoutougou] (n) market integration; market consolidation[Add to Longdo]
Result from Foreign Dictionaries (2 entries found)
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:
Consolidation \Con*sol`i*da"tion\, n. [L. consolidatio a
confirming: cf. F. consolidation.]
1. The act or process of consolidating, making firm, or
uniting; the state of being consolidated; solidification;
The consolidation of the marble and of the stone did
not fall out at random. --Woodward.
The consolidation of the great European monarchies.
2. (Bot.) To organic cohesion of different circled in a
3. (Law) The combination of several actions into one.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
n 1: combining into a solid mass
2: the act of combining into an integral whole; "a consolidation
of two corporations"; "after their consolidation the two
bills were passed unanimously"; "the defendants asked for a
consolidation of the actions against them" [syn:
3: something that has consolidated into a compact mass; "he
dropped the consolidation into the acid bath"
: Longdo provides neither warranty nor responsibility for any damages occured by the use of Longdo services. Longdo makes use of many freely available dictionaries (we are really grateful for this), please refer to their terms and licenses (see Longdo About page).