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security

noun (FINANCE)
金融
 
 
/sɪˈkjʊə.rɪ.ti/ US  /-ˈkjʊr.ə.t̬i/
[U] property or goods that you promise to give to someone if you cannot pay them what you owe them
保證金;抵押品
She used her shares in the company as security against a £23 million bank loan.
她向銀行所借的2300萬英鎊是以其公司股票作爲抵押的。
The hotel held onto our baggage as security while we went to the bank to get money to pay the bill.
旅館留下我們的行李作爲抵押,我們則去銀行提錢來付賬。
Borrowing, lending and debt
securities [plural] specialized investment in a company or in government debt which can be traded on the financial markets and which produces an income for the investor (= someone giving money hoping to get more back)
證券;債券
Financial investments and the stock market
(Definition of security noun (FINANCE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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