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sublet

verb [T] uk   /ˌsʌbˈlet/ us    /ˈsʌb.let/ (present participle subletting, past tense and past participle sublet)
to allow someone to rent all or part of a house or other building that you are renting from someone else: Our rental contract states that we are not allowed to sublet the house.Renting propertyMortgages and real estateRenting, hiring and hire purchase in general
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