loaning
noun Etymology: Middle English loning, from lone, alteration of lane Date: 14th century 1. dialect British lane 2. dialect British a milking yard

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  • Loaning — Loan Loan, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Loaned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Loaning}.] To lend; sometimes with out. Kent. [1913 Webster] By way of location or loaning them out. J. Langley (1644). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Loaning — Loanin Loan in, Loaning Loan ing, n. [From Scotch loan, E. lawn.] An open space between cultivated fields through which cattle are driven, and where the cows are sometimes milked; also, a lane. [Scot.] Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • loaning — I Cleveland Dialect List a lane, a narrow roadway II North Country (Newcastle) Words a lane or bye road …   English dialects glossary

  • loaning — n. lending of money or property expecting that same or an equivalent will be returned; open space between tilled land through which cattle are driven; milking yard or lawn (British usage) ləʊn n. amount of money that has been borrowed;… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • loaning — loan·ing …   English syllables

  • loaning — noun disposing of money or property with the expectation that the same thing (or an equivalent) will be returned • Syn: ↑lending • Hypernyms: ↑disposal, ↑disposition • Hyponyms: ↑usury …   Useful english dictionary

  • lending or loaning money or credit — Transactions creating customary relation of borrower and lender, in which money is borrowed for fixed time on borrower s promise to repay amount borrowed at stated time in future with interest at fixed rate. Bannock County v. Citizens Bank &… …   Black's law dictionary

  • lending or loaning money or credit — Transactions creating customary relation of borrower and lender, in which money is borrowed for fixed time on borrower s promise to repay amount borrowed at stated time in future with interest at fixed rate. Bannock County v. Citizens Bank &… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Medici bank — Infobox Defunct Company company name = Medici bank company fate = Shut down by authorities successor = foundation = c. 1397 defunct = 1494 location = Various; home branch in Florence, Italy industry = Banking key people = Giovanni di Bicci,… …   Wikipedia

  • Medici Bank — For the private bank in Austria that failed due to its investment in Bernard Madoff s Ponzi scheme, see Bank Medici. Medici Bank Industry Banking Key people Giovanni di Bicci, Cosimo de Medici, Piero di Cosimo, Lorenzo de Medici, Francesco… …   Wikipedia

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