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Freddie Mac

noun
 
 
trademark FINANCE
short for Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation: a government organization in the US that buys and sells loans on the financial markets in order to raise more money to lend to home buyers: Freddie Mac said the 15-year mortgage rate rose to 8.46% from 8.45%. →  See also Fannie Mae
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