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FORECLOSURE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does foreclosure mean? 

FORECLOSURE (noun)
  The noun FORECLOSURE has 1 sense:

1. the legal proceedings initiated by a creditor to repossess the collateral for loan that is in default

  Familiarity information: FORECLOSURE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


FORECLOSURE (noun)


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Meaning:

The legal proceedings initiated by a creditor to repossess the collateral for loan that is in default

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("foreclosure" is a kind of...):

legal proceeding; proceeding; proceedings ((law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked)


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