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Treasury bond

n.
A long-term obligation of the US Treasury having a maturity period of more than ten years and paying interest semiannually.
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treasury bond

n
(Banking & Finance) a long-term interest-bearing bond issued by the US Treasury
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Treas′ury bond`


n.
any of various interest-bearing bonds issued by the U.S. government in amounts of $1000 or more and maturing in 10 to 30 years.
[1855–60]
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Noun1.Treasury bond - a debt instrument with maturities of 10 years or longer
Treasury obligations, Treasury - negotiable debt obligations of the United States government which guarantees that interest and principal payments will be paid on time
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