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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
prenuptial agreement
expression used to show full agreement on smth.
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.
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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