|1.||[ noun ] (law,writing) a contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified term|
|2.||[ noun ] (law,writing) formal agreement between the issuer of bonds and the bondholders as to terms of the debt|
|3.||[ noun ] a concave shape in a surface or edge or coastline etc.|
|Related terms:||concavity cleft notch notch|
|4.||[ verb ] bind by or as if by indentures, as of an apprentice or servant|
"an indentured servant"
|5.||[ noun ] the space left between the margin and the start of an indented line|
|Related terms:||space indent|