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  • 1Bond — (b[o^]nd), n. [The same word as band. Cf. {Band}, {Bend}.] 1. That which binds, ties, fastens, or confines, or by which anything is fastened or bound, as a cord, chain, etc.; a band; a ligament; a shackle or a manacle. [1913 Webster] Gnawing with …

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  • 2Bond creditor — Bond Bond (b[o^]nd), n. [The same word as band. Cf. {Band}, {Bend}.] 1. That which binds, ties, fastens, or confines, or by which anything is fastened or bound, as a cord, chain, etc.; a band; a ligament; a shackle or a manacle. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 3Bond debt — Bond Bond (b[o^]nd), n. [The same word as band. Cf. {Band}, {Bend}.] 1. That which binds, ties, fastens, or confines, or by which anything is fastened or bound, as a cord, chain, etc.; a band; a ligament; a shackle or a manacle. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 4Bond of a slate — Bond Bond (b[o^]nd), n. [The same word as band. Cf. {Band}, {Bend}.] 1. That which binds, ties, fastens, or confines, or by which anything is fastened or bound, as a cord, chain, etc.; a band; a ligament; a shackle or a manacle. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 5Bond timber — Bond Bond (b[o^]nd), n. [The same word as band. Cf. {Band}, {Bend}.] 1. That which binds, ties, fastens, or confines, or by which anything is fastened or bound, as a cord, chain, etc.; a band; a ligament; a shackle or a manacle. [1913 Webster]… …

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  • 6Bond — /bond/, n. 1. Carrie (nee Jacobs), 1862 1946, U.S. songwriter and author. 2. Julian, born 1940, U.S. civil rights leader and politician. * * * I In construction, the systematic arrangement of bricks or other building units (e.g., concrete blocks …

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  • 7Duty — • The definition of the term duty given by lexicographers is: something that is due , obligatory service ; something that one is bound to perform or to avoid Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Duty     Duty …

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  • 8bond — adj *bound, indentured, articled Antonyms: free Contrasted words: emancipated, manumitted, liberated, freed (see FREE vb): independent (see FREE adj) bond n 1 Bond, band, tie all denote something which serves to bind or bring two or more things… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9bond — bond1 [bänd] n. [ME bond, band: see BAND1] 1. anything that binds, fastens, or restrains 2. [pl.] a) fetters; shackles b) Archaic imprisonment; captivity 3 …

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  • 10bond — bond1 bondable, adj. bondability, n. bonder, n. bondless, adj. /bond/, n. 1. something that binds, fastens, confines, or holds together. 2. a cord, rope, band, or ligament …

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  • 11bond — bond1 [ band ] noun ** ▸ 1 relationship ▸ 2 financial document ▸ 3 formal legal promise ▸ 4 amount of money ▸ 5 serious promise ▸ 6 between surfaces ▸ 7 something stopping freedom 1. ) count something that gives people or groups a reason to love… …

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  • 12bond — I UK [bɒnd] / US [bɑnd] noun Word forms bond : singular bond plural bonds ** 1) [countable] something that gives people or groups a reason to love one another or feel they have a duty to one another bond between: The experience formed a close… …

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  • 13bond — n. & v. n. 1 a a thing that ties another down or together. b (usu. in pl.) a thing restraining bodily freedom (broke his bonds). 2 (often in pl.) a a uniting force (sisterly bond). b a restraint; a responsibility (bonds of duty). 3 a binding… …

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  • 14Bond — n. & v. n. 1 a a thing that ties another down or together. b (usu. in pl.) a thing restraining bodily freedom (broke his bonds). 2 (often in pl.) a a uniting force (sisterly bond). b a restraint; a responsibility (bonds of duty). 3 a binding… …

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  • 15bond — /bɒnd/ noun 1. a contract document promising to repay money borrowed by a company or by the government at a certain date, and paying interest at regular intervals 2. ♦ goods (held) in bond goods held by customs until duty has been paid ♦ entry of …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 16bond — payment by a tenant to a landlord before the tenant takes over the premises and from which the landlord may be able to deduct arrears of rent or the cost of rectifying damage. Glossary of Business Terms (1) A debt security. Sometimes used only in …

    Financial and business terms

  • 17Bond — Bonds are debt and are issued for a period of more than one year. The U.S. government, local governments, water districts, companies and many other types of institutions sell bonds. When an investor buys bonds, he or she is lending money. The… …

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  • 18Bond 22 — Quantum of Solace Quantum of Solace Titre original Quantum of Solace Titre québécois 007 Quantum Réalisation Marc Forster Acteurs principaux Daniel Craig Mathieu Amalric Olga Kurylenko Judi Dench Scénario Paul Haggis …

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  • 19Bond 22(film, 2006) — Quantum of Solace Quantum of Solace Titre original Quantum of Solace Titre québécois 007 Quantum Réalisation Marc Forster Acteurs principaux Daniel Craig Mathieu Amalric Olga Kurylenko Judi Dench Scénario Paul Haggis …

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  • 20bond — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. union, connection, tie; accord, sympathy; guaranty, pledge; shackle. See relation, security, connection, restraint. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A physical tie; often plural ] Syn. shackle, linkage, chain;… …

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