attermine

transitive verb
at·​ter·​mine | \ əˈtərmə̇n, aˈ- \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of attermine

: to fix the term or limit of especially : to put off payment of (a debt) until an appointed date

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Other Words from attermine

atterminement \ -​mə̇nmənt \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for attermine

Middle English atermynen, from Middle French aterminer, from Late Latin atterminare, from Latin ad- + terminare to limit

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“Attermine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/attermine. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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