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installment

noun in·stall·ment \ in-ˈstȯl-mənt \
variants: or less commonly instalment

Definition of installment

First Known Use of installment

1589


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installment

noun
variants: or less commonly instalment

Definition of installment

1 :one of the parts into which a debt is divided when payment is made at intervals
2 a :one of several parts (as of a publication) presented at intervals
b :one part of a serial story

installment

adjective

Origin and Etymology of installment

alteration of earlier estallment payment by installment, from estall to arrange payments by installment, from Anglo-French estaler, from estal station, stall, division of a stage, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German stal place, stall


INSTALLMENT Defined for Kids

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installment

noun in·stall·ment \ in-ˈstȯl-mənt \

Definition of installment for Students


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installment

noun

Definition of installment for Students

:one of several parts of something (as a book) presented over a period of time

Law Dictionary

installment

noun in·stall·ment

legal Definition of installment

:one of the parts into which a debt is divided when payment is made at intervals

installment

adjective


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