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maturity

Pronunciation: /məˈtʊrəti; məˈtjʊərəti/

Translation of maturity in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (physical) madurez (feminine), edad (feminine) adulta to reach maturity llegar* a la madurez
    Example sentences
    • These are the signs not only of old age, but of maturity, experience and wisdom.
    • It was almost childlike, but with a strong underlying sense of maturity and wisdom.
    • The female mouse reaches sexual maturity at an age of 5-6 weeks.
    1.2 (of temperament, mentality) madurez (feminine) 1.3 (of plant) pleno desarrollo (masculine) 1.4 [Finance] vencimiento (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Your capital is guaranteed as long as you keep the bond until maturity date.
    • As bills of exchange are meant to be discounted, they do not usually remain in the hands of the ostensible payee until their date of maturity.
    • For an investor who plans to hold the bond until maturity, liquidity risk is less important.
    Example sentences
    • Much of this is multilateral and bilateral debt and suppliers credits with long-term maturities and favourable terms that should not be refinanced.
    • Fixed mortgage rates continue to fall across all maturities.
    • But you don't want to go out too far in maturities.

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