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

  • n. The act or an instance of paying out.
  • n. A percentage of corporate earnings that is paid as dividends to shareholders.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An amount of money paid out
  • n. The value of dividends paid to shareholders

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