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Noun: funding  fún-ding
  1. Financial resources provided to make some project possible
    "the foundation provided funding for the experiment";
    - support, financial support, backing, financial backing, sponsorship
     
  2. The act of financing
    - financing
Verb: fund  fúnd
  1. Furnish money for
    "The government funds basic research in many areas"
     
  2. Convert (short-term floating debt) into long-term debt that bears fixed interest and is represented by bonds
     
  3. Place or store up in a fund for accumulation
     
  4. Provide a fund for the redemption of principal or payment of interest
     
  5. Invest money in government securities
     
  6. Accumulate a fund for the discharge of a recurrent liability
    "fund a medical care plan"

Derived forms: fundings

See also: pay

Type of: accumulate, amass, collect, commit, compile, finance, furnish, hoard, invest, pile up, place, provide, put, render, resource, roll up, supply, support

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