performance bond


noun


Nearby words

  1. perforin,
  2. perform,
  3. performance,
  4. performance appraisal,
  5. performance art,
  6. performance indicator,
  7. performance test,
  8. performance-enhancing,
  9. performative,
  10. performer

Origin of performance bond

First recorded in 1935–40

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British Dictionary definitions for performance bond

performance bond

noun

a bond given by a bank to a third party guaranteeing that if a specified customer fails to fulfil all the terms of a specified contract, the bank will be responsible for any loss sustained by the third party
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