rate

f; -, -n
1. WIRTS. instal(l)ment; auf Raten kaufen buy by instal(l)ments; Brit. auch buy on hire purchase, Am. auch buy on the installment plan; in Raten abzahlen pay off in instal(l)ments; die erste Rate beträgt ... the first instal(l)ment is ...
2. (Quote) rate; Wachstumsrate etc.
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die Rate
(Maß) rate;
(Teilzahlung) installment; instalment
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Ra|te ['raːtə]
f -, -n
1) (= Geldbetrag) instalment (Brit), installment (US)

auf Ráten kaufen — to buy in instal(l)ments, to buy on hire purchase (Brit) or on the installment plan (US)

auf Ráten (fig)bit by bit

Tod auf Ráten — slow death

in Ráten zahlen — to pay in instal(l)ments

2) (= Verhältnis) rate
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die
1) (one payment out of a number of payments into which an amount of money, especially a debt, is divided: The new carpet is being paid for by monthly instalments.) instalment
2) (the number of occasions within a given period of time when something happens or is done: a high (monthly) accident rate in a factory.) rate
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Ra·te
<-, -n>
[ˈra:tə]
f FIN instalment [or AM also -ll-]
auf [o in] \Raten in [or by] instalments
überfällige \Rate past-due instalment
in \Raten zahlbar payable in instalments
auf \Raten kaufen to buy on easy [or instalment] terms
etw in \Raten bezahlen to pay for sth in [or by] instalments, to buy sth on hire purchase [or AM using an installment plan]
mit seinen \Raten im Rückstand bleiben to fall behind with one's instalments
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die; Rate, Raten
1) (Teilbetrag) instalment

etwas auf Raten kaufen — buy something by instalments or (Brit.) on hire purchase or (Amer.) on the installment plan

2) (Statistik) rate
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…rate f im subst
1. WIRTSCH:
Abzahlungsrate hire purchase instalment, US installment plan payment;
Darlehensrate loan payment;
Jahresrate annual instal(l)ment
2. (Quote):
Abtreibungsrate abortion rate (oder figure);
Sterblichkeitsrate mortality rate
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die; Rate, Raten
1) (Teilbetrag) instalment

etwas auf Raten kaufen — buy something by instalments or (Brit.) on hire purchase or (Amer.) on the installment plan

2) (Statistik) rate
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-n (Zuwachs-) f.
rate n. -n f.
installment (payment) n.
instalment (payment) n.

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