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rente

[rahnt] /rɑ̃t/
noun, plural rentes
[rahnt] /rɑ̃t/ (Show IPA).
French.
1.
revenue or income, or the instrument evidencing a right to such periodic receipts.
2.
rentes, Also called rentes sur l'état
[rahnt syr ley-ta] /rɑ̃t sür leɪˈta/ (Show IPA)
. perpetual bonds issued by the French government.
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British Dictionary definitions for rentes sur letat

rente

/rɑ̃t/
noun
1.
annual income from capital investment; annuity
2.
government securities of certain countries, esp France
3.
the interest on such securities
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