disinvest

[dis-in-vest]
verb (used without object)
1.
to engage in disinvestment.
verb (used with object)
2.
to subject (capital goods) to disinvestment.

Origin:
1620–30; dis-1 + invest

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disinvest (ˌdɪsɪnˈvɛst)
 
vb
1.  (usually foll by in) to remove investment (from)
2.  (intr) to reduce the capital stock of an economy or enterprise, as by not replacing obsolete machinery
 
disin'vestment
 
n

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Commit to these goals and emotionally disinvest in other things.
The mid-point of the profitability levels over which the firm begins to disinvest yields the approximate sale threshold.
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