Meaning of AMORTIZATION in English


/am'euhr teuh zay"sheuhn, euh mawr'-/ , n.

1. an act or instance of amortizing a debt or other obligation.

2. the sums devoted to this purpose.

Also, amortizement .

[ 1665-75; a ( d ) mortization- (s. of admortizatio ). See AMORTIZE, -ATION ]

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