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1. (Banking & Finance) annual income from capital investment; annuity
2. (Banking & Finance) government securities of certain countries, esp France
3. (Banking & Finance) the interest on such securities
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|Noun||1.||rente - income from capital investment paid in a series of regular payments; "his retirement fund was set up to be paid as an annuity"|
regular payment - a payment made at regular times
annuity in advance - an annuity paid in a series of more or less equal payments at the beginning of equally spaced periods; "rent payable in advance constitutes an annuity in advance for the landlord"
ordinary annuity - an annuity paid in a series of more or less equal payments at the end of equally spaced periods
reversionary annuity, survivorship annuity - an annuity payable to one person in the event that someone else is unable to receive it
tontine - an annuity scheme wherein participants share certain benefits and on the death of any participant his benefits are redistributed among the remaining participants; can run for a fixed period of time or until the death of all but one participant