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Definition of Indenture


  1. The act of indenting, or state of being indented.
  2. A mutual agreement in writing between two or more parties, whereof each party has usually a counterpart or duplicate; sometimes in the pl., a short form for indentures of apprenticeship, the contract by which a youth is bound apprentice to a master.
  3. To indent; to make hollows, notches, or wrinkles in; to furrow.
  4. To bind by indentures or written contract; as, to indenture an apprentice.
  5. To run or wind in and out; to be cut or notched; to indent.

Indenture Translations

indenture in German is Vertrag
indenture in Spanish is ligar por contrato