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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • payment for honor — A former practice of the commercial world, sometimes known as payment supra protest, now obsolete because of existing facilities for quick communication, whereunder, a bill of exchange or promissory note having been protested for nonpayment, a… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • penalty for delay — punishment for being late, fine for a late payment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • payment */*/*/ — UK [ˈpeɪmənt] / US noun Word forms payment : singular payment plural payments 1) [countable] an amount of money that you pay or receive The first payment is due on 31 January. make a payment: You have to make a payment of £55 every month. meet… …   English dictionary

  • payment — pay|ment [ peımənt ] noun *** 1. ) count an amount of money that you pay or receive: The first payment is due on January 31. make a payment: You have to make a payment of $55 every month. meet payments (=manage to make payments): He failed to… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • payment — The amount required to repay a loan, including interest and fees. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * payment pay‧ment [ˈpeɪmənt] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] FINANCE an amount of money that must be or has been paid, or the act of paying it …   Financial and business terms

  • payment — noun 1 paying/being paid ADJECTIVE ▪ immediate (esp. BrE), prompt ▪ late ▪ penalties for late payment of tax ▪ early (esp. BrE) ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • delay days — Lag times. The amount of time before the owner of a MBS receives payments from the underlying mortgages. The time between when the underlying mortgagors make their payments to the servicers and when those payments are due to the MBS investors.… …   Financial and business terms

  • delay */*/ — I UK [dɪˈleɪ] / US noun Word forms delay : singular delay plural delays 1) a) [countable/uncountable] a situation in which something happens later or more slowly than you expected Why the delay? delay in: Try to find the reason for any delay in… …   English dictionary

  • Delay — Contents 1 Generally 2 Law 3 Telecommunications and broadcasting …   Wikipedia

  • delay — de|lay1 [ dı leı ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to do something later than is planned or expected: They agreed to delay the decision for as long as possible. I have delayed my return home because of the weather. Don t delay if you want …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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