- one part or division of a larger unit, as of an asset pool or investment:The loan will be repaid in three tranches.
- a group of securities that share a certain characteristic and form part of a larger offering: The second tranche of the bond issue has a five-year maturity.
verb (used with object), tranched, tranch·ing.
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The oligarch tried to clarify things on his Facebook page: “The first $10,000 tranche is finished,” he said.
The tranche was recently acquired by the Harry Ransom Center, where I work.Letter Writing in the Digital Age: Emails and Correspondence of Russell Banks & Others|Megan Barnard|October 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A caretaker administration could work with European leaders and disburse the next tranche of bailout money.
From the word "Tranche" it might be supposed that it was a relic of the Great War.
Il ne s'meut pas davantage; et demanda pour toute grace d'avoir seulement la tte tranche.Anne of Geierstein, Volume I (of 2)|Sir Walter Scott
The front cut the "tranche de Calonne" a little to the south-west of Saint-Rmy.
The second coat of Adam, says this writer, was ‘paly tranche, divided every way and tinctured of every colour.’The Curiosities of Heraldry|Mark Antony Lower
Cela (he would add with a grim smile) tranche la difficulte.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 5 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis