Funding
Funding Fund"ing, a. 1. Providing a fund for the payment of the interest or principal of a debt. [1913 Webster]

2. Investing in the public funds. [1913 Webster]

{Funding system}, a system or scheme of finance or revenue by which provision is made for paying the interest or principal of a public debt. [1913 Webster]


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