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security deposit


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  • n. An amount of money paid in advance as security against the payor's non-performance of a contractual obligation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities


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