incurrence
noun Date: circa 1656 the act or process of incurring

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Incurrence — In*cur rence, n. [See {Incur}.] The act of incurring, bringing on, or subjecting one s self to (something troublesome or burdensome); as, the incurrence of guilt, debt, responsibility, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • incurrence — [in kʉr′əns] n. the act of incurring …   English World dictionary

  • incurrence — /in kerr euhns, kur /, n. the act of incurring, bringing on, or subjecting oneself to something. [1650 60; INCURR(ENT) + ENCE] * * * …   Universalium

  • incurrence — noun the act of incurring something …   Wiktionary

  • incurrence — in·cur·rence …   English syllables

  • incurrence — in•cur•rence [[t]ɪnˈkɜr əns, ˈkʌr [/t]] n. the act or process of incurring …   From formal English to slang

  • incurrence — /ɪnˈkʌrəns/ (say in kuruhns) noun the act of incurring, bringing on, or subjecting oneself to something …   Australian English dictionary

  • incurrence — noun the act of incurring (making yourself subject to something undesirable) • Derivationally related forms: ↑incur • Hypernyms: ↑commitment …   Useful english dictionary

  • incurrence test — USA A financial ratio test for covenant compliance that needs to be met at the time specific actions occur (rather than a maintenance test which needs to be met at regular intervals, such as quarterly or at all times). For example, the borrower… …   Law dictionary

  • maintenance test — USA A financial ratio test for covenant compliance that needs to be met at regular intervals (such as quarterly or the end of each fiscal quarter). For example, the borrower may be required to maintain a leverage ratio of less than 3.0:1.0. The… …   Law dictionary

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