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call money

money lent by banks, as to brokerage firms, on which repayment may be demanded at any time. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Anyway, it wa'n't enough to knock the props out of call-money quotations; so I was lettin' Piddie do all the worryin'.

    Torchy Sewell Ford
British Dictionary definitions for call-money

call money

money loaned by banks and recallable on demand
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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