how to pronounce debenture


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debenture is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of debenture


  1. A document granting lenders a charge over a borrower's physical assets, giving them a means to collect a debt, as part of a secured loan.
  2. A certificate of a loan made to the government; a government bond.
  3. A type of debt instrument secured only by the general credit or promise to pay of the issuer, not involving any physical assets or collateral, now commonly issued by large, well established corporations with adequate credit ratings.
  4. A certificate that certifies an amount of money owed to someone; a certificate of indebtedness.

debenture frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word debenture occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics debenture can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that debenture can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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