from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act of paying or the state of being paid.
- n. An amount paid: received a large payment.
- n. One's due, reward, or punishment; requital.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act of paying.
- n. A sum of money paid in exchange for goods or services.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act of paying, or giving compensation; the discharge of a debt or an obligation.
- n. That which is paid; the thing given in discharge of a debt, or an obligation, or in fulfillment of a promise; reward; recompense; requital; return.
- n. Punishment; chastisement.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of paying; the delivery of money as payment, in the course of business.
- n. More specifically, in law, the discharge of a pecuniary obligation by money or what is accepted as the equivalent of a specific sum of money; “the satisfaction, by or in the name of the debtor, to the creditor, of what is due, with the object to put an end to the obligation” (Goudsmit).
- n. The thing given in discharge of a debt or fulfilment of a promise; recompense; requital; reward.
- n. Hence, figuratively, chastisement; punishment.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a sum of money paid or a claim discharged
- n. an act of requiting; returning in kind
- n. the act of paying money
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Yearly minimum payment increases of about 7.5 of base minimum payment\%?
Fees will increase depending on the level of effort necessary to obtain payment from the vehicle owner.
This latest “twist” would promise providers a 10-15 percent boost in payment from the current Medicare rates (bringing the payments of the public option closer to what private insurers now pay) but would allow the government to use the new public program to spearhead payment reforms that would, in the long run, lower overall health care spending.
So when you hear the term payment for order flow, that's liquidity providers that are saying to a brokerage firm.
So, when you hear the term payment for order flow, that's liquidity providers that are saying to a brokerage firm, "If you send me your flow, I will pay you for that."
As to the credit of prostitutes, it would be normal that they have more credibility than our government officials because the payment is always made after performance of their 'services'.
You can be fairly sure that they are going to be very reliable in payment, which is often a worry when dealing with unknowns.
A great idea here, ask for what they call a payment agreement.
The economists had no difficulty in showing, by generalizing the idea of rent, that in the economy of society the action of capital, or its productivity, was the same whether it was consumed in wages or retained the character of an instrument; that, consequently, it was necessary either to prohibit the rent of land or to allow interest on money, since both were by the same title payment for privilege, indemnity for loan.
On Sunday, company officials announced that they had retained McCormick to review what they described as a payment to the three casino backers to defray legal expenses.