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bridging loannoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US bridge loan)
an ​arrangement by which a ​banklends a ​person some ​money for a ​shorttime until that ​person can get the ​money from ​somewhereelse, often so that they can ​buy another ​house before they ​selltheir own
(Definition of bridging loan from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bridging loan”
in Chinese (Simplified) 过渡性贷款(常用于在卖掉旧房之前购买新房)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 過度性貸款(常用於在賣掉舊房之前購買新房)…
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