a savings account in a credit union.
- Share and share alike
Mete out or partake of something equally, as in Mom told the children to share and share alike with their Halloween candy. This term, first recorded about 1566, alluded to the equal apportioning of spoils and soon was broadened to include equal sharing in the costs of a venture and other undertakings or possessions.
noun 1. a certificate of deposit issued by a credit union. share certificate noun 1. a document issued by a company certifying ownership of one or more of its shares US equivalent stock certificate
verb (used with or without object), sharecropped, sharecropping. 1. to farm as a sharecropper. verb -crops, -cropping, -cropped 1. (mainly US) to cultivate (farmland) as a sharecropper
[shair-krop-er] /ˈʃɛərˌkrɒp ər/ noun 1. a tenant farmer who pays as rent a share of the crop. sharecropper /ˈʃɛəˌkrɒpə/ noun 1. (mainly US) a farmer, esp a tenant farmer, who pays over a proportion of a crop or crops as rent