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dry rent

noun, Law.
1.

rent seck

[sek] /sɛk/
noun, plural rents seck.
1.
a right to rent in which the renter does not have the usual power of collection by seizure of the tenant's goods.
Also called dry rent.
Origin of rent seck
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English < Anglo-French rente seque literally, dry rent
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