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disbursement

a cost incurred by a lawyer other than fees; in Scotland, an outlay.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006

DISBURSEMENT. Literally, to take money out of a purse. Figuratively, to pay out money; to expend money; and sometimes it signifies to advance money.
     2. A master of a ship makes disbursements, whether with his own money or that of the owner, when he defrays expenses for the ship.
     3. An executor, guardian, trustee, or other accountant, is said to have made disbursements when he expended money on account of the estate which he holds. These, when properly made, are always allowed in the settlement of the accounts.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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A breakdown of the disbursements showed that the Federal Government received N803.18billion in the first quarters of this year, saying this was 1.18% lower than the N812.8 billion the Federal Government received in the same period in 2018 and 46.2% higher than the N549.1 billion disbursed in the corresponding quarters of 2017.
In a statement, the pension fund for the private sector said that more than 326,000 female members were assisted last year with maternity benefit and its total disbursements amounted to P7.07 billion, up 15.6 percent compared with P6.11 billion in the previous year.
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Institution-wise agriculture credit disbursements are given in Table.
The disbursements were equal to only 23% of the original annual estimate of the finance ministry.