Definition of microlending in English:

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microlending

Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)lɛndɪŋ/

noun

Another term for microcredit.

Derivatives

microlender

noun
Example sentences
  • Demand is already too high for some established microlenders to serve everyone.
  • To grow from, say, 50,000 borrowers to 500,000, the microlenders need to dramatically increase their capital.
  • To expand faster, microlenders need to tap capital markets.

Words that rhyme with microlending

ending, impending, uncomprehending, unoffending, unpretending
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