short-term loan

short-term loan short-term loan loan1

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short-term loan UK US noun [C] FINANCE
money that is lent for a short time, usually less than one year: »

He secured financing for the project - two short-term loans for $80,000 and $30,000.

Compare LONG-TERM LOAN(Cf. ↑long-term loan)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • short term loan — loan for a short period of time, borrowing money from a bank for a period of time which is less than one year …   English contemporary dictionary

  • short-term loan — /ˌʃɔ:t tɜ:m ləυn/ noun a loan which has to be repaid within a few weeks or some years …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • short-term — short′ term′ adj. 1) covering or involving a relatively short period of time: short term memory[/ex] 2) maturing after a relatively short period of time: a short term loan[/ex] 3) ste bus (of a capital gain or loss) derived from the sale or… …   From formal English to slang

  • short-term — /shawrt terrm /, adj. 1. covering or applying to a relatively short period of time. 2. maturing over a relatively short period of time: a short term loan. 3. (of profit, loss, interest, etc.) of or pertaining to a short term, esp. one year or… …   Universalium

  • short-term — /ˈʃɔt tɜm / (say shawt term) adjective 1. covering a comparatively short period of time. 2. having a maturity within a comparatively short time: a short term loan …   Australian English dictionary

  • short-term — [shôrt′tʉrm΄] adj. 1. for or extending over a short time 2. designating or of a capital gain, loan, etc. that involves a relatively short period, usually of less than a year …   English World dictionary

  • short-term capital — Capital raised for a short period to cover an exceptional demand for funds over a short period. A bank loan, rather than a debenture, is an example of short term capital …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • short-term — adj. Short term is used with these nouns: ↑aim, ↑benefit, ↑care, ↑change, ↑confinement, ↑consequence, ↑contract, ↑credit, ↑debt, ↑effect, ↑employment, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • short term debt — loan for a short period of time, loan for a period which is not longer than one year …   English contemporary dictionary

  • term loan — A loan from a bank to a company. The term of the loan is fixed and it is drawn down (see drawdown) immediately or within a short period of signing the loan agreement as set out in the amortization schedule …   Accounting dictionary

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