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Charge

The document evidencing mortgage security required by Crown Law (law derived from English law). A Fixed Charge refers to a defined set of assets and is usually registered. A Floating Charge refers to other assets which change from time to time (ie. cash, inventory, etc.), which become a Fixed Charge after a default.

Charge

1. To sell at a certain price. For example, if a grocery store sells coffee beans for $7 per pound, it is said to charge $7 per pound for coffee.

2. Informal; to buy something on credit, especially with a credit card or charge card. That is, one who uses a credit card for transactions is said to charge those transactions.
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So the idea of pressing charges didn't make any sense.
FOOTBALL: A woman who reported being raped by a University of Colorado player says an athletic department official offered her a letter of apology from the player after a meeting at which she was discouraged from pressing charges by coach Gary Barnett, the Denver Post reported.
police] gave me the option of pressing charges against the woman, and gave my staff the option of pressing charges against the guy, but I decided not to take it any further.