(?), n. 1. The act of investing, or the state of being invested.
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2. That with which anyone is invested; a vestment.
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Whose white investments figure innocence.
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3. (Mil.) The act of surrounding, blocking up, or besieging by an armed force, or the state of being so surrounded.
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The capitulation was signed by the commander of the fort within six days after its investments.
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4. The laying out of money in the purchase of some species of property; also, the amount of money invested, or that in which money is invested.
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Before the investment could be made, a change of the market might render it ineligible.
A. Hamilton.
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An investment in ink, paper, and steel pens.
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