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security given for a debt or default, esp. for a person under arrest bail
evaluation by a rating company of the probability that a particular bond issue will default bond rating
legal proceedings initiated by a creditor to repossess the collateral for loan that is in default foreclosure
security against loss, damage, default guarantee , security , surety
writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant process , summons
action of regaining possession (especially the seizure of collateral securing a loan that is in default) repossession
(banking) the legal right of a bank to seize deposited funds to cover a loan that is in default right of offset
guarantee against loss, damage, default security , surety
property that your creditor can claim in case you default on your obligation security , surety
lien on the property of a taxpayer that the tax collector can use upon default of payment of taxes state tax lien
lien of which a tax collector may avail himself in default of taxes (analogous to a judgment lien) tax lien
form of life insurance whereby on the death or default of a participant his share is distributed to the remaining members tontine , tontine insurance
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