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English noun: discount rate

1. discount rate (possession) the rate of interest set by the Federal Reserve that member banks are charged when they borrow money through the Federal Reserve System

Broader (hypernym)interest rate, rate of interest

Domain regionAmerica, the States, U.S., U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA

2. discount rate (possession) interest on an annual basis deducted in advance on a loan

Synonymsbank discount, discount

Broader (hypernym)interest rate, rate of interest

Narrower (hyponym)bank rate

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