Endowment

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Definition: Endowment




What is the dictionary definition of Endowment?

Dictionary Definition


n. the creation of a fund, often by gift or bequest from a dead person’s estate, for the maintenance of a public institution, particularly a college, university or scholarship.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Endowment are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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