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investment

 [in-vest´ment]
1. any tissue, such as fascia, that envelops or covers other tissues or parts.
2. a material applied as a soft paste to a pattern that hardens to form a mold for casting.

in·vest·ment

(in-vest'ment),
1. In dentistry, any material used in investing.
2. In psychoanalysis, the psychic charge or cathexis invested in an object.

in·vest·ment

(in-vest'mĕnt)
1. In dentistry, any material used in investing.
2. In psychoanalysis, the psychic charge or cathexis invested in an object.

in·vest·ment

(in-vest'mĕnt)
In dentistry, any material used in investing.
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Dr Fakhro stressed the importance of mutual visits and joint economic investment projects and initiatives between the two countries, noting the important role played by Bahrain's government in supporting the economic sector and investment projects at various levels with a focus on small-and-medium industries.
But the Secretary of State told an audience at Queen's University in Belfast that US economic investment in the region was a win/win situation that brought benefits to both sides of the Atlantic.
House of Representatives and endorsed by President Bush and a broad array of private-sector groups, will remove the threat of liability facing owners of contaminated properties and stimulate economic investment in brownfield cleanups.
Comments have been submitted to Treasury to exclude from the scope of the final regulations transactions using a replacement lease structure when the nature of the economic investment and risks differ from a full payout lease over the longer term.
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, said,"We couldnt afford to wait because we know that this extension will connect more Phoenix residents to jobs, education and opportunity while attracting billions of dollars of economic investment."
"If enacted, this legislation will go a long way toward removing the specter of Superfund liability from potential brownfields transactions and generate much needed economic investment in distressed communities," said Real Estate Roundtable chairman Nelson Rising, who testified on behalf of the bill.
This basis increase occurs without regard to any economic investment or economic risk on the shareholder's part.