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English definition of “call sth in”

call sth in

phrasal verb with call     /kɔːl/ US  /kɑːl/ verb
If a bank calls in money, it demands that you pay back the money it has lent to you: He needs to make the business work before the bank calls in the loan.Making appeals and requestsBorrowing, lending and debt
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