Significado de “endowment” - en el Diccionario Inglés

endowment en inglés británico

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endowmentnoun

uk /ɪnˈdaʊ.mənt/ us /ɪnˈdaʊ.mənt/

[ C or U ] money that is given to a college, hospital, etc. in order to provide it with an income, or the giving of this money:

The school has received an endowment of $50,000 to buy new books for the library.

[ C ] something that you have from birth, often a quality:

There are tests that can establish a baby's genetic endowment.

(Definición de endowment del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

endowment en inglés americano

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endowmentnoun [ C ]

us /ɪnˈdɑʊ·mənt/

a gift of money that will provide an income for a college or university, a hospital, or other organization:

We are trying to set up an endowment to support the library.

(Definición de endowment del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

endowment en inglés de negocios

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endowmentnoun

/ɪnˈdaʊmənt/ uk us

[ C or U ] SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY money that is given to a college, hospital, etc. in order to provide it with an income, or the giving of this money:

an endowment for sth The Las Vegas millionaire pledged $10 million for the project and an endowment for the school.
An endowment of $11.3 billion.

[ C ] also endowment assurance, endowment policy INSURANCE a type of insurance in which you pay a regular amount of money over a particular period of time, or until you die, after which the insurance company pays an amount of money:

We always aimed to ensure that customers understood that the eventual value of an endowment was not guaranteed.
I was advised to take out an endowment.

[ C ] PROPERTY an endowment mortgage :

He was unhappy about the way he had been sold a mortgage endowment.

(Definición de endowment del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)