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Settlement

The process in which a buyer makes payment and receives the agreed-upon good or service. This term is used on exchanges to indicate when a security actually changes hands, which often occurs several days after a trade is made. See also: Clearance.
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settle

To complete a securities transaction.
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Starting the second half of play, the Lady Redskins were a little more focused and settled down and were only outscored by the Lady Panthers 18-12.
'Offensively we settled down a bit, we had a couple of forced plays in the first quarter and we actually had six I think [eight to be correct],' said Arespacochaga.
New Delhi: As the BJP-led NDA government completes four years in office, industry chamber CII today said India's economy is robust with GST system having settled down and reforms firmly on the right path.
Sonia admitted a lot of her friends who settled down in their 20s and divorced in their 40s now enjoy living alone.
Around half of Tajikistanis returned to their home country, another half settled down in Kyrgyzstan.