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fund

 (fŭnd)
n.
1. A source of supply; a stock: a fund of goodwill.
2.
a. A sum of money or other resources set aside for a specific purpose: a pension fund.
b. funds Available money; ready cash: short on funds.
3. An organization established to administer and manage a sum of money.
4. funds The stock of the British permanent national debt, considered as public securities. Used with the.
tr.v. fund·ed, fund·ing, funds
1. To provide funds for: funded the space program; a fully funded pension.
2. To convert (short-term government debt) into a long-term or floating debt with fixed interest payments.

[Latin fundus, bottom, piece of land.]

funding

(ˈfʌndɪŋ)
n
money provided in the form of a fund
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.funding - financial resources provided to make some project possiblefunding - financial resources provided to make some project possible; "the foundation provided support for the experiment"
resource - available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed
2.funding - the act of financing
finance - the commercial activity of providing funds and capital

funding

noun
Money or property used to produce more wealth:
Translations

funding

[ˈfʌndɪŋ] N
1. (= funds) → fondos mpl, finanzas fpl; (= act of funding) → financiación f
2. [of debt] → consolidación f

funding

[ˈfʌndɪŋ] nfinancement mfundraiser fund-raiser [ˈfʌndreɪzər] n
(= person) → collecteur/trice m/f de fonds
(= dinner) → dîner m organisé pour collecter des fonds (= event) → événement m organisé pour collecter des fonds

funding

[ˈfʌndɪŋ] nfinanziamento, fondi mpl
References in classic literature ?
The queen--her name was Metanira--was desirous of funding a nurse; and when she beheld a woman of matronly aspect coming up the palace steps, she thought, in her own mind, that here was the very person whom she needed.
Each series of notes is issued in series by separate and distinct special purpose common law trusts, collectively known as the Principal Life Income Fundings Trusts.
The Fabless Semiconductor Association (FSA), the premier semiconductor trade association, announced today the results of its Q2 2003 fabless fundings research.
Despite the tightening in the number of overall fabless fundings, our data indicates the number of first-round fundings increased from three, representing 12 percent of all 1Q 2002 fundings, to nine, accounting for more than one-quarter of all fundings in 2Q 2002," stated Jodi Shelton, founder and executive director of the FSA.
When the Federal budget for fiscal year 2007 was released last month, educators nationwide were shocked to learn that funding for education programs would be some $2.

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