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Definition: Holder

What is the dictionary definition of Holder?

Dictionary Definition

n. a general term for anyone in possession of property, but usually referring to anyone holding a promissory note, check, bond or other paper, either handed to the holder (delivery) or signed over by endorsement, for which he/she/it is entitled to receive payment as stated in the document.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Holder. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. December 04, 2020 https://payrollheaven.com/define/holder/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Holder. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/holder/ (accessed: December 04, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Holder. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved December 04, 2020, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/holder/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Holder 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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