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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A bank or a pawnbroker's shop.
  • A public institution for lending money to the poor at a moderate interest, upon articles deposited and pledged; -- called also mont de piété.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as lombard, 3.


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