Example sentences for: acquisitions

How can you use “acquisitions” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A Technology Standardization Committee ensures statewide coordination of technology acquisitions and upgrades, and a Forms Standardization Committee ensures standardization of paperwork and administration among the programs.

  • Companies that seek recognition as world-class players sometimes move hastily into international acquisitions and alliances.

  • State appropriations alone are not sufficient to fund all of our faculty research, library acquisitions and services, professional skills programs such as Moot Court and our Civil Practice and Criminal Defense Clinics, or lecture programs such as the Distinguished Jurist in Residence.

  • Since it was spun off from AT&T three years ago, Lucent has made 29 acquisitions at a cost of $32 billion, including a major deal it closed today, when it agreed to acquire Excel Switching Corp. for $1.7 billion.

  • Although the past few years have given us a boom in mergers and acquisitions that rivals anything we saw in the '80s or the go-go years of the '60s (when conglomerates became all the rage), this boom has been distinct because the vast majority of takeovers have been friendly rather than hostile.

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