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Rump

Usually used in the context of a merger or acquisition. A group of shareholders who refuse to tender their shares for a merger or acquisition. In a merger of Company A and Company B for example, if a sufficient number of Company B shareholders do not tender their shares, the new company will not be able to access the cash flows of Company B.

Rump

In a merger or acquisition, the shareholders who refuse to sell their stock. If the merger or acquisition is successful, the rump becomes powerless; however, refusal to sell can deprive the acquiring company from some of the company's cash flow. This can discourage the acquiring company from completing the merger or acquisition in the first place.
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The highest fiber diameter and the longest fleece were observed in the rump area in both the Norduz and Zom sheep.
All five body measurements (body length, withers height, heart girth, rump and forehead) were included in model and through stepwise elimination procedure, two of the body measurements (rump and forehead) were found to be unfit in the model.
Pheasant Rump has 391 members, with 162 on reserve.
A Plains style saddle bag is draped over the rump of the horse.
More recently, ultrasonic measurements of rump fat depth have been used to successfully quantify moose condition and reproductive success (Stephenson et al.
Carruthers told the inspector he regularly cleaned the yard and did not think the injury to the rump was serious.
I'm not making up those names, Big Rump and Big Ears, by the way.
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1 mug of olive oil 2 tbsp roughly chopped parsley 2 cloves of garlic couple of sprigs of rosemary salt and pepper squeeze of lemon drizzle of anchovy oil (optional) 2 rumps of lamb 2 aubergines cut in half lengthways 1 tsp of ground cumin rock salt pinch of ground chilli powder pinch of ground ginger
The real power behind the figurehead Karzai is the Northern Alliance, the rump of the old Afghan Communist Party," Margolis concludes.
They later gathered in a rump caucus and began operating as the county party's true executive committee.
Moreover, the sheep only develops the characteristic big rump when the dad contributes the special gene version and the mom provides the common form.