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English definition of “debt-laden”

debt-laden

adjective    
owing a lot of money or involving a lot of debt: debt-laden consumers Analysts warn that house prices could crash in this debt-laden property market.
(Definition of debt-laden adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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