chiefly British English spelling of amortization; see -ize.

Nearby words

  1. amorphia,
  2. amorphism,
  3. amorphous,
  4. amort,
  5. amort.,
  6. amortise,
  7. amortization,
  8. amortize,
  9. amortizement,
  10. amory

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for amortisation

  • Germany to raise at once an international loan, of which amount, rate of interest, and amortisation quota are to be agreed on.

    A Revision of the Treaty|John Maynard Keynes
  • What is the cost for amortisation in the long mortgages on property in the country?

    Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
  • Contrariwise, when a burst of renewals falls due, in excess of the current rate of amortisation, a boom sets in.

  • For this purpose the amortisation quota should be made variable.

    A Revision of the Treaty|John Maynard Keynes