from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A receipt for goods pawned.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a receipt given by the pawnbroker for an article pledged.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A ticket given by a pawnbroker to the pledger, bearing the name of the article pledged, the amount of money lent, the name of the pledger, the name and address of the pawnbroker, the conditions of the loan, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a pawnbroker's receipt for articles taken as security
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