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indenture

 
Noun indenture has 4 senses
  1. indentation, indenture - a concave cut into a surface or edge (as in a coastline)
    --1 is a kind of concave shape, concavity, incurvation, incurvature
    --1 has particulars: notch; notch; cleft
  2. indenture - formal agreement between the issuer of bonds and the bondholders as to terms of the debt
    --2 is a kind of
    written agreement
  3. indenture - a contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified term
    --3 is a kind of
    contract
    Derived forms: verb indenture1, verb indent5
  4. indentation, indent, indenture - the space left between the margin and the start of an indented line
    --4 is a kind of space, blank space, place
Verb indenture has 1 sense
  1. indenture, indent - bind by or as if by indentures, as of an apprentice or servant; "an indentured servant"
    --1 is one way to oblige, bind, hold, obligate
    Derived form: noun indenture3
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
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