credit line

noun

Definition of credit line

2 : a line, note, or name that acknowledges the source of an item (such as a news dispatch or television program)

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Most loans and credit lines under agreement stretch to at least 2023. Rachel Layne, CBS News, "Private prisons were supposed to thrive under Trump -- then came a backlash," 29 July 2019 The Herald said the bank provided a $380 million loan to the company and a $75 million credit line. Cnn.com Wire Service, The Mercury News, "Bank of America to end business with detention center firms," 27 June 2019 For companies, rising rates have touched off changes in a variety of debt markets, including commercial paper, a type of short-term IOU, and credit facilities, which typically operate like a credit line. Matt Wirz, WSJ, "Companies Look to Libor for Debt Savings as Rates Rise," 28 May 2018 The Herald said the bank provided a $380 million loan to the company and a $75 million credit line. Cnn.com Wire Service, The Mercury News, "Bank of America to end business with detention center firms," 27 June 2019 The Baltimore Sun spoke to Pasztor and two other such competitors to learn more about what leads normal people, without tremendous wealth or credit lines, to get good enough to compete at poker’s most prestigious event. Sameer Rao, baltimoresun.com, "How the owner of a Baltimore sushi restaurant became a World Series of Poker contender," 28 June 2019 The Herald said the bank provided a $380 million loan to the company and a $75 million credit line. Cnn.com Wire Service, The Mercury News, "Bank of America to end business with detention center firms," 27 June 2019 The Herald said the bank provided a $380 million loan to the company and a $75 million credit line. Rob Mclean, CNN, "Bank of America will no longer do business with companies that run detention centers," 26 June 2019 This rate influences many consumer and business loans, from credit cards to home equity credit lines to small-business loans. CBS News, "3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday," 18 June 2019

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First Known Use of credit line

1888, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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