certificate of indebtedness
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|Noun||1.||certificate of indebtedness - a written promise to repay a debt|
cash equivalent - a highly liquid debt instrument with maturities of less than three months
note of hand, promissory note, note - a promise to pay a specified amount on demand or at a certain time; "I had to co-sign his note at the bank"
document - a written account of ownership or obligation
floater - a debt instrument with a variable interest rate tied to some other interest rate (e.g. the rate paid by T-bills)