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annuity
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
income received in regular periodic payments — especially from a fixed capital investment
  • He sent Mrs. Fairfax, the housekeeper, away to her friends at a distance; but he did it handsomely, for he settled an annuity on her for life: and she deserved it — she was a very good woman.
    Chapter 36 (81% in)

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