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CHARTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC. /MO/ filed this Form PREM14A on 06/26/2015
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Other Issuance Basket” has the meaning set forth in Section 5.2(d).

Other Issuance Notice” has the meaning set forth in Section 5.2(d).

Other Issuance Notice Date” has the meaning set forth in Section 5.2(d).

Ownership Threshold” means (a) with respect to an Investor Party’s right to designate for nomination Investor Designees pursuant to Section 3.2, the thresholds set forth in Section 3.2(a), (b) with respect to an Investor Party’s right to select a Director to serve on the Search Committee pursuant to Section 3.5, the thresholds set forth in clauses (i) and (ii) of Section 3.5(a), (c) with respect to an Investor Party’s right to have at least one Investor Designee appointed to each committee of the Board pursuant to Section 3.4(a), the thresholds set forth in Section 3.4(a), and (d) with respect to the written consent rights of an Investor Party pursuant to Sections 3.7(b)(i) and 3.7(b)(ii), as applicable, the thresholds set forth in Sections 3.7(b)(i) and 3.7(b)(ii), as applicable.

Parent Company” means the publicly traded Person that Beneficially Owns, through an unbroken chain of majority-owned subsidiaries, the Person having record ownership of any Voting Securities of the Company. For purposes of this definition, the term “publicly traded” means that the Person in question (a) has a class or series of equity securities registered under Section 12(b) or 12(g) of the Exchange Act or (b) is required to file reports pursuant to Section 15(d) of the Exchange Act.

Parent Company Holders” has the meaning set forth in the definition of “Distribution Transaction.”

A “Permanent Reduction” of an Investor Party’s Equity Interest shall be deemed to have occurred with respect to a specified percentage of such Investor Party’s Equity Interest following the delivery by such Investor Party of a written notice to the other parties hereto that such Investor Party agrees not to acquire Beneficial Ownership of additional Equity Securities within the one year period following such notice (which notice shall be delivered by the applicable Investor Party promptly following the good faith determination by such Investor Party that it intends not to make any such acquisitions); provided, however, that once any Investor Party has an Equity Interest equal to or less than 5%, such Investor Party will be deemed to have Permanently Reduced its Equity Interest to 5% (including for purposes of the A/N Voting Cap Increase Amount or Liberty Voting Cap Increase Amount, as applicable).

Permitted Transfer” shall mean any Transfer (or deemed Transfer) of Company Equity effected by Liberty in compliance with Section 4.6(b)(viii), Section 4.6(b)(ix), Section 4.6(c) and Section 4.6(d), to the extent applicable.

Person” shall mean any natural person, corporation, partnership, limited liability company, joint venture, association, joint-stock company, trust, foundation, unincorporated organization or government or other agency or political subdivision thereof.

Preemptive Share Purchase” means the exercise of the Capital Raising Preemptive Right, the A/N Future Preemptive Right or the Liberty Future Preemptive Right, as applicable.

Preemptive Purchase Closing” means closing of the Preemptive Share Purchase.

Pro Rata Portion” means, with respect to an Investor Party, for any issuance of New Securities, the number of New Securities equal to the product of (a) the total number of New Securities to be issued by the Company in such issuance (including any securities to be issued to all Investor Parties) and (b) the Investor Party’s Equity Interest on such issuance date (immediately prior to any such issuance of New Securities and without giving effect to any issuance that has accrued towards the Other Issuance Basket).

Prohibited Person” has the meaning set forth in Section 4.6(b)(iii).

Proxy Agreement” means the Proxy and Right of First Refusal Agreement, attached hereto as Exhibit A, to be entered into among Liberty, A/N and, for the limited purposes described therein, Cheetah and New Cheetah, at the Closing, as such agreement may be amended or modified in accordance with the terms thereof and hereof.