days of grace


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days of grace

pl.n.
Extra days, usually three, allowed for payment of a note or bill after it has come due.

[Translation of Latin diēs grātiae : diēs, pl. of diēs, day + grātiae, genitive of grātia, grace.]

days of grace

pl n
(Banking & Finance) days permitted by custom for payment of a promissory note, bill of exchange, etc, after it falls due

days′ of grace′


n.pl.
days, usu. three, allowed for payment after a bill or note falls due.
[1840–50; translation of Latin diēs grātiae]
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