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TREASURY BILL

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Treasury bill mean? 

TREASURY BILL (noun)
  The noun TREASURY BILL has 1 sense:

1. a short-term obligation that is not interest-bearing (it is purchased at a discount); can be traded on a discount basis for 91 days

  Familiarity information: TREASURY BILL used as a noun is very rare.


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TREASURY BILL (noun)


Sense 1Treasury bill [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A short-term obligation that is not interest-bearing (it is purchased at a discount); can be traded on a discount basis for 91 days

Classified under:

Nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession

Synonyms:

T-bill; Treasury bill

Hypernyms ("Treasury bill" is a kind of...):

Treasuries; Treasury obligations (negotiable debt obligations of the United States government secured by its full faith and credit)


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