Debentured De*ben"tured (?; 135), a. Entitled to drawback or debenture; as, debentured goods. [1913 Webster]

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  • debentured — debentˈured adjective (of goods) entitled to drawback or debenture • • • Main Entry: ↑debenture …   Useful english dictionary

  • debenture — debentured, adj. /di ben cheuhr/, n. 1. See certificate of indebtedness. 2. a certificate of drawback issued at a custom house. [1425 75; late ME debentur < L debentur (mihi) there are owing (to me), 3rd person pl. pass. indic. of debere to owe… …   Universalium

  • bonded — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [ Said of persons ] Syn. shackled, fettered, manacled, chained, bound, confined, restrained, articled, debentured. Ant. free*, liberated, independent. 2. [ Said especially of stored goods or storehouses ] Syn. insured,… …   English dictionary for students

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