from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A fee paid to the finder of financial backing for a venture or to a party that brings the principals in a venture together.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a fee that is paid to someone who finds a source of financial backing or to someone who brings people together for business purposes


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