noun see overextend

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Overextension — A loan or extension of credit that is larger than what the borrower can repay. Overextensions can require the borrower to consolidate his or her debts into a single loan. Consumers who must use more than a third of their net income to repay debt… …   Investment dictionary

  • overextension — See overextend. * * * …   Universalium

  • overextension — noun The state or quality of being overextended …   Wiktionary

  • overextension — SYN: hyperextension. * * * over·ex·ten·sion (o″vər ek stenґshən) extension, as of a limb, beyond the normal limit …   Medical dictionary

  • overextension — Synonyms and related words: bloat, bloating, breaking point, distension, extreme tension, franticness, frenziedness, haul, heave, hyperactivity, hyperkinesia, hyperkinesis, inflation, officiousness, overactivity, overdistension, overdrawing,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • overextension — n. excessive extension, excessive lengthening; excessive prolongation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overextension — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : the act or an instance of overextending 2. : the condition of being overextended …   Useful english dictionary

  • overextend — overextension /oh veuhr ik sten sheuhn/, n. /oh veuhr ik stend /, v.t. 1. to extend, reach, or expand beyond a proper, safe, or reasonable point: a company that overextended its credit to diversify. 2. to extend for too long a time: to overextend …   Universalium

  • ОПЕРАЦИЯ ЧРЕЗМЕРНАЯ — OVEREXTENSIONС точки зрения кредитора, кредит является чрезмерным, если его сумма явно превышает пределы установленных пропорций, оценивающих риск вложения капитала и экон. потенциала заемщика. С точки зрения трейдера, чрезмерная закупка означает …   Энциклопедия банковского дела и финансов

  • Bowed tendon — Tendinitis/tendonitis is inflammation of a tendon. Many times, the tendon tissue is torn. A bowed tendon is a horseman s term for a tendon after a horse has sustained an injury that caused the tendon fibers to be torn, and then healed with bowed… …   Wikipedia

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