Definition of Indenturing

1. Verb. (present participle of indenture) ¹



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Definition of Indenturing

1. indenture [v] - See also: indenture

Lexicographical Neighbors of Indenturing

indenting
indention
indentions
indentment
indentments
indentor
indentors
indentour
indents
indenture
indentured
indentured servant
indentured servants
indentures
indentureship
indenturing
indenumerable
indenylidene
independence
independence number
independences
independencies
independency
independent
independent agency
independent city
independent clause
independent clauses
independent contractor

Literary usage of Indenturing

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"This is sometimes called indenturing in the cases of older children and sometimes adoption. The former has almost disappeared in the United States, ..."

2. The Parliamentary Debates: Official Report by Northern Ireland Parliament. House of Commons (1898)
"... money or money'a worth by way of premium or gift for indenturing any apprentice, under л penalty not exceeding fifty pounds." New clause negatived. ..."

3. Report of the Commissioners: Evidences and Proceedings by W. D. Ithell (1871)
"... facility of paying Special Visits to Estates— visits to investigate complaints, as distinguished from the Ordinary Visits for re-indenturing purposes. ..."

4. Sessional Papers by Ontario Legislative Assembly (1889)
"1As the advisability of indenturing apprentices to trades is a question that has created much discussion, as well as one which has called for most serious ..."

5. The Law of Freedom and Bondage in the United States by John Codman Hurd (1858)
"For indenturing Irish servants. 1 Hen. 411. 1555-6, c. 1. ... 18, courts to determine indenturing : c. 46, What persons are tithable—" all male servants ..."

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