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disbursement

noun dis·burse·ment \-ˈbərs-mənt\

Definition of DISBURSEMENT

:  the act of disbursing; also :  funds paid out

Examples of DISBURSEMENT

  1. <substantial disbursements for research and development>
  2. <the disbursement of the foundation's funds to several cancer research centers>

First Known Use of DISBURSEMENT

1596

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