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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Usance \Us"ance\, n. [F. See Use, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. Use; usage; employment. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. Custom; practice; usage. [Obs.] --Gower. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 3. Interest paid for money; usury. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. (Com.) The time, fixed variously by the usage between different countries, when a bill of exchange is payable; as, a bill drawn on London at one usance, or at double usance. [1913 Webster]