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- n. start; beginning; commencement
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Start; outset; beginning or attempt: usually preceded by at and first: as, at first go-off (at once, at the very outset).
- n. In banking, the amouut of loans falling due (and therefore ‘going off’ the amount in the books) in a certain period.
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