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partly-paid sharesnoun [plural]

uk   us   (also partly-paid stock, partly paid-up share capital, contributing shares) STOCK MARKET
shares that have been ​bought, but for which the ​company has ​allowedshareholders to ​pay only ​part of the ​totalvalue: A ​company can ​call on ​investors to ​pay the remaining ​value of partly-paid ​shares at any ​point in the future.
(Definition of partly-paid shares from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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