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Meaning of “collateral” - Learner’s Dictionary

collateral

noun [U]     /kəˈlætərəl/
things that you agree to give someone if you are not able to pay back money you have borrowed from them: I used my car as collateral for a loan.Mortgages and real estateRenting, hiring and hire purchase in general Renting propertySavings, interest and capital
Translations of “collateral”
in Vietnamese tài sản thế chấp…
in Spanish Garantía…
in Thai หลักทรัพย์ประกัน…
in Malaysian kolateral…
in Chinese (Traditional) 擔保品,抵押品…
in Indonesian jaminan, agunan…
in Russian залог…
in Turkish teminat, güvence…
in Chinese (Simplified) 担保品,抵押品…
in Polish gwarancja, zabezpieczenie…
(Definition of collateral from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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