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lienholder

[leen-hohl-der] /ˈlinˌhoʊl dər/
noun, Law.
1.
a person who has a lien on particular property.
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a person who retains legal possession of a piece of property until the person to whom he/she has advanced money for use of the property has satisfactorily repaid the debt

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