a student at a college or university who has passed the usual age for formal education
[muh-too r, -tyoo r, -choo r, -chur] /məˈtʊər, -ˈtyʊər, -ˈtʃʊər, -ˈtʃɜr/ adjective, maturer, maturest. 1. complete in natural growth or development, as plant and animal forms: a mature rose bush. 2. ripe, as fruit, or fully aged, as cheese or wine. 3. fully developed in body or mind, as a person: She was a mature […]
[muh-choo r-i-tee, -too r-, -tyoo r-, -chur-] /məˈtʃʊər ɪ ti, -ˈtʊər-, -ˈtyʊər-, -ˈtʃɜr-/ noun 1. the state of being mature; ripeness: The fruit will reach maturity in a few days. 2. full development; perfected condition: maturity of judgment; to bring a plan to maturity. 3. Finance. /məˈtjʊərɪtɪ; -ˈtʃʊə-/ noun 1. the state or quality of […]
- Maturity-onset diabetes
[muh-choo r-i-tee on-set, -awn-, -too r-, -tyoo r-, -chur-] /məˈtʃʊər ɪ ti ˈɒnˌsɛt, -ˈɔn-, -ˈtʊər-, -ˈtyʊər-, -ˈtʃɜr-/ noun, Pathology. 1. (def 4). maturity-onset diabetes n. Non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
noun 1. Finance. . noun 1. Finance. the rate of return on a bond expressed as a percentage that accounts for the difference between the interest earned based on current market value and that earned if the bond is held to maturity.