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Synonyms for private

belonging to, relating to, or affecting a particular person

belonging or confined to a particular person or group as opposed to the public or the government

known about by very few

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an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines

confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy

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concerning things deeply private and personal

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concerning one person exclusively

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not expressed

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Because many PTP firms tend to use a high degree of leverage to finance their transactions, the availability of credit affected a company's ability to go private, making credit market conditions a pertinent factor (Bharath and Dittmar, 2010).
Recently, Mehran and Peristiani (2010) examine the characteristics of firms going private at initial public offering (IPO) and over their public life, and argue that firms with falling institutional ownership and low turnover rate are less likely to benefit from the stock market and are more likely to go private.
There are many reasons to go private," he said, citing as examples increased flexibility, liquidity and greater strategic opportunities.
The report added that acquisition "involving management was the most frequent form of seeking to go private, accounting for 67 percent of announced transactions.
While 53pc would go private if they could, four out of 10 parents said they would opt for a state primary or secondary even if they did have the money to afford fees.
MSPs were stunned when the SNP told the Parliament the 76-year-old widower paid to go private after the NHS said he would have to wait almost a year for the sight-saving op.
10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In accordance with its previously announced plan to go private, on October 10, 2008, First BancTrust Corporation filed with The NASDAQ Stock Market notice that it will voluntarily withdraw its common shares, par value $0.
THOUSANDS of patients in the North face a search for a new dentist after an NHS practitioner announced plans to go private.
I don't know how I'll pay for it if I have to go private.
The practice in Porthcawl offered 2,000 places on a first-come, first -served basis, forcing NHS patients to go private or search for another NHS surgery.
My is NHS but I think it would be good to go private.
Conservative plans to subsidise the operations of patients who opt to leave the NHS and go private would be illegal, Health Secretary John Reid claimed yesterday.
They forecast that the 19 universities of the Russell Group, which includes Warwick University in Coventry, will go private.
The Bedford Heights company will ask shareholders to approve the motion to go private at its annual meeting in April.