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maturity

[mə′chu̇r·əd·ē]
(geology)
The second stage of the erosion cycle in the topographic development of a landscape or region characterized by numerous and closely spaced mature streams, reduction of level surfaces to slopes, large well-defined drainage systems, and the absence of swamps or lakes on the uplands. Also known as topographic maturity.
A stage in the development of a shore or coast that begins with the attainment of a profile of equilibrium.
The extent to which the texture and composition of a clastic sediment approach the ultimate end product.
The stage of stream development at which maximum vigor and efficiency has been reached.

maturity

A measure of the developing of strength in concrete; combines the effects of curing temperature and time of hydration.
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Instead, the investor receives one payment at maturity that is equal to the purchase price plus the total interest earned, compounded semiannually at the interest rate when the bond was purchased.
For instance, they have expressed concern about compelling guarantors to pay interest indefinitely, or to pay both principal and interest to relieve themselves from the liability of paying interest if the lender chooses not to collect the debt by suing on the note, mortgage foreclosure or otherwise at maturity or on default.
Future cash flows include interest during the bond term and return of par value at maturity (or sales proceeds if the bond is sold before maturity).
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