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borrow

1. Golf a deviation of a ball from a straight path because of the slope of the ground
2. material dug from a borrow pit to provide fill at another

Borrow

George (Henry). 1803--81, English traveller and writer. His best-known works are the semiautobiographical novels of Gypsy life and language, Lavengro (1851) and its sequel The Romany Rye (1857)

borrow

[′bä·rō]
(civil engineering)
Earth material such as sand and gravel that is taken from one location to be used as fill at another.
(mathematics)
An arithmetically negative carry; it occurs in direct subtraction by raising the low-order digit of the minuend by one unit of the next-higher-order digit; for example, when subtracting 67 from 92, a tens digit is borrowed from the 9, to raise the 2 to a factor of 12; the 7 of 67 is then subtracted from the 12 to yield 5 as the units digit of the difference; the 6 is then subtracted from 8, or 9-1, yielding 2 as the tens digit of the difference.

borrow

Material taken from one location for use as fill elsewhere.
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For borrowers, this means they need to understand that if the administrative agent cannot represent the second-lien lenders, the borrower should help the lenders organize themselves to find a representative in the negotiations.
For a deferment, the borrower must be a part-time college student, in a graduate fellowship program, in a rehabilitation training program (for those with disabilities), actively seeking but unable to find full-time employment, or having financial hardship.
At this stage, it is critical that the tax department of the conduit borrower and the conduit borrower's representatives assume control of the audit.
While the volunteers agree only to deliver and return books, they often form a rapport with the borrowers and spend time with them apart from the program.
Unfortunately, even the borrower with the best credit history, a high performing property and the documentation to demonstrate a property's continued profitability under the intended buyer's management won't secure the best financing if the borrower falls prey to mistakes:
For example, they may require a prospective borrower to receive credit counseling or homebuyer education before taking out a mortgage and may work more aggressively with a borrower who becomes delinquent.
More than half the responsibility for prompt loan closing lies with the borrower.
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The REA can't deny a cut-rate loan to a borrower, no matter how much money the borrower has.
Borrowers may have difficulty distinguishing among lenders.