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front-end load

[fruhnt-end] /ˈfrʌntˌɛnd/
the sales commission and other fees taken out of the first year's payment under a contractual plan for purchasing shares of a mutual fund (front-end load fund) over a period of years.
Also called front· load·.
Origin of front-end load
First recorded in 1960-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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British Dictionary definitions for front-end load

front-end load

commission and other expenses paid for as a large proportion of the early payments made by an investor in an insurance policy or a long-term investment plan
Derived Forms
front-end loading, noun
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