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S-4
RENAISSANCE MEDIA GROUP LLC filed this Form S-4 on 06/12/1998
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or services for the purpose of assuring the owner of such Indebtedness or other
obligation of the payment thereof, (c) to maintain working capital, equity
capital or any other financial statement condition or liquidity of the primary
obligor so as to enable the primary obligor to pay such Indebtedness or other
obligation or (d) as an account party in respect of any letter of credit or
letter of guarantee (other than contingent obligations in respect of surety and
performance bonds and letters of credit issued to support ordinary course
contractual obligations not constituting Indebtedness, such as Franchise or pole
attachment agreements) issued to support such Indebtedness or obligation;
provided, that the term Guarantee shall not include endorsements for collection
or deposit in the ordinary course of business.

         "Guarantor" means any of Parent Companies, Capital Corporation and each
Subsidiary Guarantor, and "Guarantors" means two or more of them, as the context
may require.

         "Hazardous Materials" means all explosive or radioactive substances or
wastes and all hazardous or toxic substances, wastes or other pollutants,
including petroleum or petroleum distillates, asbestos or asbestos containing
materials, polychlorinated biphenyls, radon gas, infectious or medical wastes
and all other substances or wastes of any nature regulated pursuant to any
Environmental Law.

         "Hedging Agreement" means any interest rate protection agreement,
foreign currency exchange agreement, commodity price protection agreement or
other interest or currency exchange rate or commodity price hedging arrangement.

         "Indebtedness" of any Person means, without duplication, (a) all
obligations of such Person for borrowed money, (b) all obligations of such
Person evidenced by bonds, debentures, notes or similar instruments, (c) all
obligations of such Person upon which interest charges are customarily paid, (d)
all obligations of such Person under conditional sale or other title retention
agreements relating to property acquired by such Person, (e) all obligations of
such Person in respect of the deferred purchase price of property or services
(excluding current accounts payable incurred in the ordinary course of
business), (f) all Indebtedness of others secured by (or for which the holder of
such Indebtedness has an existing right, contingent or otherwise, to be secured
by) any Lien on property owned or acquired by such Person, whether or not the
Indebtedness secured thereby has been assumed, (g) all Guarantees by such Person
of Indebtedness of others, (h) all Capital Lease Obligations of such Person, (i)
all obligations, contingent or otherwise, of such Person as an account party in
respect of letters of credit and letters of guarantee (other than contingent
obligations in respect of surety and performance bonds and letters of credit
issued to support ordinary course contractual obligations not constituting
Indebtedness, such as Franchise or pole attachment agreements) and (j) all
obligations,

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