Meaning of “disbursement” in the English Dictionary

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"disbursement" in Business English

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disbursementnoun [ C or U ]

uk /dɪsˈbɜːsmənt/ us /-ˈbɝːsmənt/ FINANCE

a large payment of money, for example, from a bank, organization, or government, or the act of making such a payment:

Among the disbursements were hundreds of thousands of dollars in payments to political consultants.
the disbursement of funds/money/loans
FEMA announced the disbursement of $388 million in housing grants to states affected by the storm.

(Definition of “disbursement” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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