Freddie Mac


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Fred·die Mac

 (frĕd′ē)
n.
One of two federally chartered corporations that buy and pool US mortgages and issue securities based on those pools.

[Alteration of Fed(eral Home Loan) M(ortgage) C(ompany).]

Fred•die Mac

(ˈfrɛd i ˈmæk)

n.
1. a congressionally chartered corporation that ensures a continuous supply of mortgage funds by purchasing home mortgages from lending institutions.
2. a publicly traded security that represents participation in a pool of mortgages guaranteed by Freddie Mac.
[1970–75; from the initials FHLMC Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation, on the model of Fannie Mae]
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Noun1.Freddie Mac - a corporation authorized by Congress to provide a secondary market for residential mortgages
corp, corporation - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
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