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      n  
1    a contract by which property is conveyed to a person for a specified period, usually for rent  
2    the instrument by which such property is conveyed  
3    the period of time for which it is conveyed  
4    a prospect of renewed health, happiness, etc.  
a new lease of life     
      vb   tr  
5    to grant possession of (land, buildings, etc.) by lease  
6    to take a lease of (property); hold under a lease  
     (C15: via Anglo-French from Old French lais (n), from laissier to let go, from Latin laxare to loosen)  
  leasable      adj  
  leaser      n  
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Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
[Leg.] a multinational treaty for the purpose of establishing international standards for intellectual property rights enforcement
n.
prenuptial agreement
id.
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
v.
register approval of or agreement with a post or poster in a on-line context by using a particular icon, usually a thumb-up
Ex.: I wish I could have upvoted a thousand times for that comment designating her as the greatest female pop singer of all time. NB also noun: an upvote.
n.
an agreement through which one of the parties is offered very advantageous conditions because of the special relation with the partner
[Bus.] most frequently ,"sweetheart deal" has a negative connotation implying the idea of illegality or immorality .
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