hive off

Definitions of hive off
  1. verb

    remove from a group and make separate

    “The unit was
    hived off from its parent company”
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    type of:

    discriminate, separate, single out

    treat differently on the basis of sex or race

  2. verb

    withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions

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    type of:

    draw, draw off, take out, withdraw

    remove (a commodity) from (a supply source)

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