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abandon

forsake, leave behind

above board (adj.)

[not before a noun] honest and legal

abstract

existing only in the mind

accurate/(in)accurate

precisa/(im)precisa

acquire (vb.)

[T] if one company acquires another, it buys it

acquisition (n.)

[C] when one company buys another or part of another company, or the company or part of a comp

ambiguous/(un)ambiguous

equívoca/(in)equívoca

attorney(n.)

a person appointed to act for or represent another (US)