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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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During the period, government borrowed Rs3.475tr during 10MFY19, soaring by 151pc over Rs1.382tr in same period last year - a jump of Rs2.093tr.
class="MsoNormalspan xml:lang="EN-GBThe first Sh5,000 I borrowed sat in my M-Pesa untouched for three days.
Similarly to Cardiff, Wrexham borrowed nothing in 2017 - though from January to October 2018 it borrowed over PS12m.
However, it was still less than Rs1.36tr borrowed in 2015-16.
The borrowing should - as a house purchaser and their bank /building society would discuss in the case of a mortgage - consider what will happen if too high a proportion of revenue account expenditure is allocated to interest and capital repayments to the detriment of other current expenditure, Public authorities have in the past borrowed to fund capital and revenue expenditure (often for political popularity reasons) and found that within a few years have little current expenditure flexibility resulting from the proportion of the revenue account expenditure used to fund interest and repayment.
The South Korean government's borrowing reached a record in the first half, reaching half the overall amount borrowed under the previous government.
IRISH readers had legal matters on their minds last year with John Grisham's The Litigators the most borrowed book from public libraries.
According to a news report, the government borrowed Rs 546 billion during July-September this year, up by 16 percent against the budgetary projection of Rs 484 billion borrowing from scheduled banks for financing fiscal deficit in 2012-13.
Most of the money, or 35 million euros, will be borrowed through 3-month securities without a Euro-clause at an interest rate of 4 percent.
LONDAN -- The UK government borrowed more than expected in June, leading some analysts to question whether it will meet its deficit reduction target this year.
The borrowed books have no due dates and users can borrow as frequently as one book a month.
During the first nine days of current year, The Provinces borrowed a collective amount of Rs.47.60 billion, which stands at 400% more than previous year's Rs.9.30 billion for similar period.