from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act or process of converting a floating debt into a funded debt. see fund, transitive verb, and debt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Providing a fund for the payment of the interest or principal of a debt.
  • adjective Investing in the public funds.
  • adjective a system or scheme of finance or revenue by which provision is made for paying the interest or principal of a public debt.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of fund.
  • noun The action of the verb fund.
  • noun Money provided as funds.

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

  • noun financial resources provided to make some project possible
  • noun the act of financing


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