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overdue

adjective behind time, belated, debitus, delinquent, due, in arrears, late, long-delayed, more than due, not on time, outstanding, past due, past the time for payment, remiss, tardy, unpaid, untimely
See also: back, dilatory, late, outstanding, past due, unpaid

OVERDUE. A bill, note, bond or other contract, for the payment of money at a particular day, when not paid upon the day, is overdue.
     2. The indorsement of a note or bill overdue, is equivalent to drawing a new bill payable at sight. 2 Conn. 419; 18 Pick. 260; 9 Alab. R. 153.
     3. A note when passed or assigned when overdue, is subject to all the equities between the original contracting parties. 6 Conn. 5; 10 Conn. 30, 55; 3 Har. (N. J.) Rep. 222.

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These additional resources should help reduce the waiting times for people trying to do the right thing and pay their overdue fines.
In the structure of both extended and overdue loans, the share of short-term loans was the largest - 84% (68.
He said: "I suppose the moral of the story is if you discover an overdue book make sure it's really, really overdue before you think about returning it.
In total, the combined amount of overdue bills owed to small to medium-sized businesses in the Midlands is running at a staggering PS9.
This scheme also absolves the defaulter companies of penalties imposed on filing of overdue documents.
With fines as little as 10p for each day a book is overdue, it shows that students are returning thousands of books late each year.
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30 per cent of invoices were paid late, 12 per cent of which extended past two months overdue.
Exporters are concerned over the pressure being exercised on them to bring back their overdue export proceeds from bankrupt and other buyers.