microcredit Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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microcreditnoun [U]

a very ​smallamount of ​moneylent to a ​person or ​group, ​especially in ​order to make it ​possible for ​people in ​poorcountries to ​startbusinesses: a microcredit ​program that ​lends women ​money to ​buychickens
(Definition of microcredit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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microcreditnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈmaɪkrəʊˌkredɪt/
ECONOMICS, FINANCE a very ​smallloan to ​individualpeople or families, for ​example in ​developing countries, especially in ​order to ​start a ​business: The ​bank is setting up a microcredit ​program for ​poorerfarmers.
(Definition of microcredit from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “microcredit”
in Spanish microcrédito…
in Vietnamese tín dụng nhỏ…
in Malaysian kredit mikro…
in Thai การให้กู้ยืมเงินในจำนวนน้อย…
in Indonesian mikrokredit…
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