[ dis-burs-muhnt ]
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  1. the act or an instance of disbursing.

  2. money paid out or spent.

Origin of disbursement

From the Middle French word desboursement, dating back to 1590–1600. See disburse, -ment

Other words from disbursement

  • non·dis·burse·ment, noun
  • re·dis·burse·ment, noun

Words Nearby disbursement

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