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Composition

Voluntary arrangement to restructure a firm's debt, under which payment is reduced.

Composition

The securities in a portfolio or fund, organized according to type. For example, the composition of a portfolio may be 60% stocks and 40% bonds.
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I had been too much confused and startled to interfere before, but I composed myself sufficiently to interfere now.
It was composed of eight nymphs in two files, with the god Cupid leading one and Interest the other, the former furnished with wings, bow, quiver and arrows, the latter in a rich dress of gold and silk of divers colours.
And as a multitude of laws often only hampers justice, so that a state is best governed when, with few laws, these are rigidly administered; in like manner, instead of the great number of precepts of which logic is composed, I believed that the four following would prove perfectly sufficient for me, provided I took the firm and unwavering resolution never in a single instance to fail in observing them.
As this government is composed of small republics, it enjoys the internal happiness of each; and with respect to its external situation, it is possessed, by means of the association, of all the advantages of large monarchies.
This convention composed of men who possessed the confidence of the people, and many of whom had become highly distinguished by their patriotism, virtue and wisdom, in times which tried the minds and hearts of men, undertook the arduous task.
As if I saw him, and I know the last verses he composed for me, as well as those I composed in answer to his.
At first it was composed of about a dozen students.
When I saw that this prospect of being able to communicate with him, if he wrote or wished to see her, had sufficiently composed her mind, I left the drawing-room.
Are you composed enough to see her, after the shock that you have suffered?
He clad his soul in armor by means of happening hilariously in at a mission church where a man composed his sermons of "yous.
THE members of the School Board in Doosnoswair being suspected of appointing female teachers for an improper consideration, the people elected a Board composed wholly of women.
On occasion I composed steadily, day after day, for fifteen hours a day.