leverage

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lev·er·age

(lev'ĕr-ăj),
1. The actual lift or elevating direction of a lever or elevator.
2. The mechanical advantage gained thereby.
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lev·er·age

(lev'ĕr-ăj)
Actual lift or elevating direction of a lever or elevator.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Capital Gearing said that despite the very defensive position of its portfolio, several of the trust's holdings performed well, including US inflation-linked government bonds, European property companies, and infrastructure funds.
By contrast capital gearing indebtedness in relation to the measured value of the capital stock) has risen sharply throughout recent years although the level at the end of 1990 is not especially high by the standards of the past twenty years.