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PENSION FUND

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pension fund mean? 

PENSION FUND (noun)
  The noun PENSION FUND has 2 senses:

1. a fund reserved to pay workers' pensions when they retire from service
2. a financial institution that collects regular contributions from employers to provide retirement income for employees

  Familiarity information: PENSION FUND used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PENSION FUND (noun)


Sense 1pension fund [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A fund reserved to pay workers' pensions when they retire from service

Classified under:

Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession

Synonyms:

pension fund; superannuation fund

Hypernyms ("pension fund" is a kind of...):

fund; monetary fund (a reserve of money set aside for some purpose)


Sense 2pension fund [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A financial institution that collects regular contributions from employers to provide retirement income for employees

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Hypernyms ("pension fund" is a kind of...):

nondepository financial institution (a financial institution that funds their investment activities from the sale of securities or insurance)


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