from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Short-term, unsecured, discounted, and negotiable notes sold by one company to another in order to satisfy immediate cash needs.
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- n. A negotiable instrument with short maturity.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. negotiable paper given in due course of business. It includes bills of exchange, promissory notes, bank checks, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an unsecured and unregistered short-term obligation issued by an institutional borrower to investors who have temporarily idle cash
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