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Bankroll

To provide financing, whether as a loan, grant, or simply as part of a budget. For example, a company may bankroll its research and development by providing funding for it in the budget. Likewise, a credit union bankrolls a business when it allows a client to take out a second mortgage on a home.
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And with no relegation this season from the First Division, it would buy cash-strapped Partick Thistle time to find a bankroller.
One thing is certain -- the Europeans will pay nothing." That leaves the United States as the likely bankroller of last resort.
For example, in 1994, the insurance industry was the largest corporate bankroller of political campaigns (Anders, 1996, 214).
Indeed, he was so meticulous as to anticipate secondary problems: If Riley should incidentally "pick up" more than five thousand dollars worth of diamonds, Twain, as mastermind and bankroller of the trek, would get half.
The chief character, Orfitus, is managing director, bankroller, and peculator of the company.
The biggest donor, through a corporate veil, has been Howard Ahmanson Jr., son of the late chairman of Home Savings of America and in recent years a major bankroller of conservative legislative candidates.
Such an environment encourages lawmakers to leave no substantial revenue rock unturned or no industry underinvestigated as a potential bankroller for a package of tax cuts or spending hikes.
Some of the modules the women would be taken through in the three months are bread-making and pastries, batik and tie and dye making, beads making, make-ups and soap making, which the bankroller of the training programme, Paul Kweku Asare Ansah, former Director General of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), said his aim is to get majority of the women in the Asuogyaman District some alternative income generating skills to make them independent.
Assad's pivotal allies have largely stood behind him and Iran, believed to be his main bankroller in the conflict, said there were no signs of Assad was on the verge of being toppled.
1 technology investor and an early bankroller of Yahoo (Nasdaq: YHOO), the No.
Will he - bankroller of the notorious gay-baiting Clause 28 campaign - whipcrackaway and take his Stagecoach money outta there?