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investment

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1 the cutting off of an area by military means to stop the flow of people or supplies
  • the investment of Cuba was one of the decisive moments in the Cuban Missile Crisis

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2 the process or an instance of being formally placed in an office or organization
  • the investment of a new diocesan bishop is typically a grand and solemn occasion

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The first known use of investment was in 1597

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“Investment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/investment. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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