Treasury bill(redirected from Treasury bills)
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A short-term obligation of the US Treasury having a maturity period of one year or less and sold at a discount from face value.
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(Banking & Finance) a short-term noninterest-bearing obligation issued by the Treasury, payable to bearer and maturing usually in three months, within which it is tradable on a discount basis on the open market
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a promissory note issued by the U.S. government, bearing no interest and maturing in one year or less.
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|Noun||1.||Treasury bill - a short-term obligation that is not interest-bearing (it is purchased at a discount); can be traded on a discount basis for 91 days|
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