freezeout

See also: freeze out and freeze-out

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

freeze +‎ out

NounEdit

freezeout ‎(plural freezeouts)

  1. (physics) Any situation in which the motion of a system of particles ceases
  2. (business) A kind of merger by which one or more shareholders who collectively hold a majority of shares in a corporation gain ownership of remaining shares in that corporation.