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debt

 [det]
something owed.
oxygen debt the extra oxygen that must be used in the oxidative energy processes after a period of strenuous exercise to reconvert lactic acid to glucose and decomposed ATP and creatine phosphate to their original states.

debt

(det),
A deficit; a liability.
[L. debitum, debt]

debt

That which one owes to another; a financial obligation. See Medical student debt.

debt

(det)
A deficit; a liability.
[L. debitum, debt]

debt

(det)
A deficit, a liability, or obligation.
[L. debitum, debt]
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The central government's total debt surged to Rs31.8 trillion with net addition of Rs7.6 trillion from July through June of the last fiscal year, reported the SBP.
The journalist reflected on countries like Djibouti saying that the debt to GDP ratio it owes China stands at 77 percent raising fears that China will take over one of Djibouti's ports.
'Proactive debt management has afforded the Philippines an expanded fiscal space as the level of debt has declined significantly from 87.2 percent of GDP [gross domestic product] in 2006 to 41.8 percent in 2018 [posting] a 45.4-percentage-point decline,' the DOF said.
The introduction of the SP debt class from 21 July 2018 completes the reform of debt classification by allowing banks to issue new senior unsecured debt that ranks senior to outstanding senior unsecured debt.
A SmartAsset study used a weighted average evaluating the ratio of credit card debt to per capita income, and the ratio of credit card debt to net wealth capita per county to create an index ranking the top 10 counties with the least amount of debt in New Jersey.
The report from LendEDU found 26 percent of Maryland college students graduated with debt last year.
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household debt totaled $13 trillion at the end of 2017, with credit card debt balances increasing by $24 billion, and 4.6% of that credit card debt standing at 90+ days delinquent.
Drawing upon data from the Health and Retirement Study, the researchers examined the debt patterns of three different cohorts--Americans on the verge of retirement (aged 56-61) in 1992, 2004, and 2010.
The SBP summary shows that on September 30, 2016, the country overall domestic debt and liabilities stood at Rs14.79tr, whereas the external debt and liabilities stood at $72.98 million on June 30, 2016.
83% of credit card issuers that sold debt to third-party debt collectors (2009)