- Installment (in American English)
- Instalment (in British English)
If you pay for something in installments, you pay small sums of money at regular intervals over a period of time, rather than paying the whole amount at once.
Upper-bracket taxpayers who elected to pay their tax increase in installments must pay the third installment by April 15.
An installment of a story or plan is one of its parts that are published or carried out separately one after the other.
The next installment of this four-part series deals with the impact of the war on the continent of Africa.
Any of the parts of a debt or other sum of money to be paid at regular times over a specified period
An installing or being installed; installation.