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English definition of “microlender”

microlender

noun [C]     /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlendər/ ECONOMICS, FINANCE
a company or organization that lends small amounts of money to people or businesses that have low incomes and that cannot use traditional banking services : The microlender wants to help existing business owners expand their operations .
(Definition of microlender noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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