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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Expenditure  \Ex*pend"iture\,  n. 
  1.  The  act  of  expending;  a  laying  out  as  of  money; 
  disbursement. 
 
  our  expenditure  purchased  commerce  and  conquest. 
  --Burke. 
 
  2.  That  which  is  expended  or  paid  out  expense. 
 
  The  receipts  and  expenditures  of  this  extensive 
  country.  --A.  Hamilton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  expenditure 
  n  1:  money  paid  out  [syn:  {outgo},  {outlay}]  [ant:  {income}] 
  2:  the  act  of  spending  money  for  goods  or  services  [syn:  {expending}] 
  3:  the  act  of  consuming  something  [syn:  {consumption},  {using 
  up}] 




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