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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fund  \Fund\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Funded};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Funding}.] 
  1.  To  provide  and  appropriate  a  fund  or  permanent  revenue  for 
  the  payment  of  the  interest  of  to  make  permanent 
  provision  of  resources  (as  by  a  pledge  of  revenue  from 
  customs)  for  discharging  the  interest  of  or  principal  of 
  as  to  fund  government  notes. 
 
  2.  To  place  in  a  fund,  as  money. 
 
  3.  To  put  into  the  form  of  bonds  or  stocks  bearing  regular 
  interest;  as  to  fund  the  floating  debt. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Funding  \Fund"ing\,  a. 
  1.  Providing  a  fund  for  the  payment  of  the  interest  or 
  principal  of  a  debt. 
 
  2.  Investing  in  the  public  funds. 
 
  {Funding  system},  a  system  or  scheme  of  finance  or  revenue  by 
  which  provision  is  made  for  paying  the  interest  or 
  principal  of  a  public  debt. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  funding 
  n  1:  financial  resources  provided  to  make  some  project  possible; 
  "the  foundation  provided  support  for  the  experiment" 
  [syn:  {support},  {financial  support},  {backing},  {financial 
  backing}] 
  2:  the  act  of  financing  [syn:  {financing}] 




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